Spotlight Charlie Crist: Democrat

Charlie Crist, Democrat: Former GOP Governor Changes Party Affiliation Posted: 12/07/2012 10:51 pm EST  |  Updated: 12/08/2012 9:38 am EST |HuffPost Politics| Charlie Crist (D) Former Republican Governor Charlie Crist has officially joined the Democratic Party, he announced on Friday evening. Crist, who served as governor of Florida from 2007 to 2011, left the Republican Party after losing a Senate primary battle to Marco Rubio in 2010 — switching his party affiliation […]

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Highlight: Former FL Gov. Charlie Crist

Former Gov. Charlie Crist: Here’s why I’m backing Barack Obama >By Charlie Crist, Special to the Times | In Print: Sunday, August 26, 2012 | I’ve studied, admired and gotten to know a lot of leaders in my life. Across Florida, in Washington and around the country, I’ve watched the failure of those who favor extreme rhetoric over sensible compromise, and I’ve seen how those who never lose sight of […]

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Highlight: Former FL Gov. Charlie Crist

Former Gov. Charlie Crist: Here’s why I’m backing Barack Obama >By Charlie Crist, Special to the Times | In Print: Sunday, August 26, 2012 | I’ve studied, admired and gotten to know a lot of leaders in my life. Across Florida, in Washington and around the country, I’ve watched the failure of those who favor extreme rhetoric over sensible compromise, and I’ve seen how those who never lose sight of […]

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