Tag Archives: Charlie Crist

This week’s Herald column: Charlie Crist or bust?

Cartoon from the Crowley Political Report This week’s column tackles the political reality that some Florida Democrats would rather not face…

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Run, Charlie, run (with bonus DNC video)

Yes, Charlie Crist should run for Florida governor again. And he should do so as a Democrat.

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Florida follies: Rick Scott’s default fail, A.G. fires attorneys who went after bad banks, second coming of Crist?

Rick Scott, the deeply unpopular Florida governor, takes a “what, me worry?” approach to the debt ceiling crisis in Washington …

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Florida remainders: Scott losing cops, Dems gaming 2014, West intern fired for gay-friendly tweet **UPDATED**

If you’re working for Rep. Allen West, be careful what you retweet.

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A tale of two Florida governors: Gollum versus Charlie Sunshine

Charlie Crist ends his tenure as Florida’s governor on an up note, especially with independents, and a future as a Democrat should he want it. His successor, Gollum, on the other hand, begins his tenure as the most unpopular governor … Continue reading

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Charlie Crist re-hugs the president

Guess who supports President Obama’s tax compromise?

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Floribama update: news coverage that makes you wanna holler

If this is what’s going to pass for coverage of a governor who narrowly escaped a date with the FBI, and who has pending business with the feds over brand new Medicare fraud, I really am gonna have to move… … Continue reading

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From Politico: the story behind the Clinton-Meek intervention

Politico’s Maggie Haberman and Jonathan Allen dig deeper into the delicate operation that they say began as early as this spring, in which the White House, fresh from trying to intervene to head off challenges to Arlen Specter in Pennsylvania … Continue reading

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(Audio) The Crist-Meek voicemail

I’m still not sure why Kendrick Meek released this voicemail message. Can’t for the life of me figure out how that advances his cause. Besides that, the actual audio of the call detonates the Meekworld characterization of Charlie the Stalker … Continue reading

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The Florida Senate race goes from bizarre to ridiculous

So… Kendrick Meek has gone from saying he never ever had a conversation with anybody, especially former President Clinton, to admitting that he and Clinton kinda-sorta talked about the metaphysical concept of someone much like him theoretically dropping out of … Continue reading

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