President Obama embraces former Florida governor Charlie Crist as he takes the stage during a stop at St. Petersburg College on Sept. 8, 2012, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images) During and after his time as Florida's governor ...
USA Today · ByAamer Madhani andEst November · 11/5/2013
Charlie Crist’s fan was loyal. It stood by him through thick and thin. When Crist was a young Florida Republican rising star, the fan was there. When Crist became governor, the fan came with him. When Crist was cast out of politics and his party—when ...
The Atlantic · 10/17/2014
If you want to forecast the fate of the nation, it's tempting to play the Hillary and Mystery Date 2016 guessing game. But that's like determining wedding cake ingredients by the plastic bride and groom on top. If you want a picture of America two terms ...
Rolling Stone · 10/1/2014
Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott has won re-election, turning back former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist -- who was trying to return to office as a Democrat. The Associated Press declared Scott the winner Tuesday night with nearly all precincts reporting.
click orlando · 11/5/2014
Democrat Charlie Crist went on the offensive against Republican Gov. Rick Scott during a campaign speech this morning at a Melbourne church. And the Scott campaign later in the day answered back with its own attack on Crist. "Forty-one days until we …
FLORIDA TODAY · ByDave Berman andTim Shortt · 9/25/2014
Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist announced on Monday that he's running for governor again in 2014, but this time, as a Democrat. In 2010, Crist lost to Marco Rubio in the Republican primary for Senate, and then switched from being a Republican to an ...
Yahoo News · 11/5/2013
If you think Charlie Crist is running against Rick Scott for governor, get this: Crist has to first win the primary on Aug. 26. His opponent is 72-year-old Nan Rich, of Weston, which is in South Florida. She was in the state House and Senate for a dozen ...
WESH · 7/31/2014
Last Friday’s debate between Florida’s GOP Governor Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist didn’t have any zingers or gaffes that might change the course of the campaign. With polls showing a close race, both candidates seemed to opt for safety ...
Baltimore Post-Examiner · 10/13/2014
Florida gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist called his opponent, incumbent Republican Rick Scott, around midnight to concede defeat in Tuesday’s election. This marks the third time Crist has lost, for three different parties, in the last four years.
The Inquisitr · 11/5/2014
Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor of Florida, has officially switched his party affiliation, three months after speaking at the Democratic National Convention in North Carolina. Crist made the announcement on Twitter late Friday night ...
ABC News · ByMatthew Larotonda · 12/9/2012

Charlie Crist

44th Governor of Florida
Charles Joseph "Charlie" Crist, Jr. is an American attorney and politician who served as the 44th Governor of Florida from 2007 to 2011. Crist …
Charles Joseph "Charlie" Crist, Jr. is an American attorney and politician who served as the 44th Governor of Florida from 2007 to 2011. Crist began his political career as a Republican, serving in the Florida Senate from 1993 to 1999, running unsuccessfully for the U.S. Senate in 1998 when he challenged incumbent Bob Graham and then serving as Florida Education Commissioner from 2001 to 2003 and Florida Attorney General from 2003 to 2007, before being elected Governor in 2006.
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  • Phone: (727) 804-8035 (Campaign)
  • Born: Jul 24, 1956 (age 59) · Altoona, PA
  • Net worth: $2 million USD (2015)
  • Spouse: Carole Crist (Dec 12, 2008) · Amanda Morrow (Jul 1979)
  • Previous offices: Governor of Florida (2007 - 2011) · Florida Attorney General (2003 - 2007)
    · Florida Department of Education (2001 - 2003)
  • Parties: Democratic Party · Republican Party