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Ah, to be super-blue in a purple state! Democrats have become quite good at turning out their voters on Election Day in presidential years. But not so good in off years. Which may help explain the peculiar approach to the governor’s race taken by rookie ...
The American Spectator · 9/3/2014
Supporters like fundraiser Christine Jennings remain optimistic that former governor Charlie Crist has a bright future ahead after a close loss Tuesday to incumbent Gov. Rick Scott. The election was hailed as the most expensive election in state history.
ABC Action News · 11/6/2014
Editor’s note: This is part of a series of articles from The News Service of Florida, which will include an upcoming story about Rick Scott. This is not an endorsement for any one candidate or party. It takes at least half an hour to walk down the block ...
NorthEscambia · 10/19/2014
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On Sunday, The Miami Herald’s Steve Bousquet reported that “switching parties is a time-honored tradition in Florida politics, but Charlie Crist is doing it at a time, at a level and in a way never before attempted.” While “candidates in Florida ...
Examiner · 9/14/2014
Charlie Crist, the former Florida Republican governor who later became an independent before switching again to become a Democrat, is setting out on a comeback bid in what promises to be one of the nastiest – and costliest -- gubernatorial races this year.
FOX News · 8/27/2014
Charlie Crist calls himself "the people's governor." And there's more than a shred of truth to that. Crist is a populist, no matter to what political party he has belonged. And he has belonged to three, in this order: Republican, independent and Democrat.
Local 10 News · ByMichael Putney · 10/9/2014
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
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
Rep. C.W. Bill Young, pictured here in 2006, was chairman of the Appropriations subcommittee that funds Pentagon programs. (Photo: Lauren Victoria Burke, AP) Rep. C.W. Bill Young's widow has a message for former Florida governor Charlie Crist: Stay …
USA Today · 10/22/2013
"We've got two huge problems in America — political dysfunction and educational and health care inequality," said former President Bill Clinton at Charlie Crist's final Get Out the Vote Rally at UCF on Monday night. Hundreds of people, many of them ...
Central Florida Future · 11/4/2014

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.
  • Born: Jul 24, 1956 (age 58) · Altoona
  • Net worth: $2 million USD (2015)
  • Phone: (727) 804-8035 (Campaign)
  • 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
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