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Aug
29

Here’s how Charlie Crist beats Rick Scott – Tampabay.com (blog)


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Here’s how Charlie Crist beats Rick Scott
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Rick Scott, the benchmark is not Obama winning Florida in 2008 or 2012. Rather, it’s Alex Sink’s narrow loss to Scott in 2010. How does the former Republican governor make history by getting elected governor again as a Democrat? The plan essentially
Email Insights: Rick Scott keeps making it easy for Charlie CristSaintPetersBlog (blog)
Incumbent Rick Scott gets higher percent GOP primary vote total than Headline Surfer
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Aug
29

Charlie Crist calls on Rick Scott to stop Fla’s defense of gay marriage ban – Tampabay.com (blog)

Charlie Crist calls on Rick Scott to stop Fla’s defense of gay marriage ban
Tampabay.com (blog)
Four years ago, a district court of appeals ruled Florida’s ban on gay and lesbian adoption unconstitutional. When the ruling came down, I believed it was my job as Governor to exercise the authority vested in me by the people and our Constitution. The

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Aug
29

Email Insights: Rick Scott keeps making it easy for Charlie Crist – SaintPetersBlog (blog)


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Email Insights: Rick Scott keeps making it easy for Charlie Crist
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“This is just the latest example of how shady Rick Scott’s Administration is – and how lobbyists and special interests get special treatment while we all foot the bill,” the email says. “There’s likely more to this story, as is usually the case when
Incumbent Rick Scott gets higher percent GOP primary vote total than Headline Surfer
Democratic leaders say their party is unified behind CristSun Sentinel
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Aug
27

Adam C. Smith column: 5 things to watch in Charlie Crist vs. Rick Scott – Tampabay.com

Adam C. Smith column: 5 things to watch in Charlie Crist vs. Rick ScottTampabay.comFour years ago, Rick Scott often sounded like he was running against President Barack Obama as much as he was running against Democratic nominee Alex Sink. The former ch…

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Aug
27

Charlie Crist wins Florida primary to face Gov. Rick Scott – Washington Examiner

Charlie Crist wins Florida primary to face Gov. Rick Scott
Washington Examiner
At one time a potential Republican vice presidential pick, Charlie Crist has now become the Democrats’ official pick to try to prevent GOP Gov. Rick Scott‘s re-election in the Sunshine State. Crist switched parties after losing a 2010 Senate race. His

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Aug
27

Charlie Crist wins primary, now official candidate to take on Gov. Rick Scott – Sun Sentinel

Charlie Crist wins primary, now official candidate to take on Gov. Rick Scott
Sun Sentinel
Charlie Crist won a commanding victory in the Democratic primary Tuesday, propelling him forward into what’s already a blistering hot campaign against Republican Gov. Rick Scott in what will be the highest profile — and most expensive — governor’s

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Aug
27

Wednesday: Can Charlie Crist beat Rick Scott in November? – Sun Sentinel

Wednesday: Can Charlie Crist beat Rick Scott in November?Sun SentinelRick Scott, a decent man for sure but not the kind of politician who can deliver on the stump. Fact is he often avoids the stump, preferring to let his handlers craft the optics or th…

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Aug
27

Rick Scott, Charlie Crist advance to general election showdown in Florida – Washington Post (blog)

MiamiHerald.comRick Scott, Charlie Crist advance to general election showdown in FloridaWashington Post (blog)This post has been updated. Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) and former governor Charlie Crist (D) easily won their primary elections Tuesday, adva…

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Aug
27

Charlie Crist wins Democratic primary, will face Rick Scott in Florida … – Raw Story


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Charlie Crist wins Democratic primary, will face Rick Scott in Florida
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TAMPA Fla. (Reuters) – Charlie Crist won the Democratic nomination for Florida governor on Tuesday, defeating his primary challenger with almost 75 percent of the vote and setting the stage for a nationally watched governor’s race. Republican Governor …

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Aug
27

5 things to watch in Charlie Crist vs. Rick Scott – Tampabay.com (blog)

5 things to watch in Charlie Crist vs. Rick Scott
Tampabay.com (blog)
Rick Scott cruised against two obscure and nearly invisible Republican opponents. That’s hardly big news considering Rich could not afford a single TV ad and Scott months ago started attacking Crist as the de facto Democratic nominee. The general

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Aug
27

Charlie Crist, Rick Scott sail through primaries – WJXT Jacksonville


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Charlie Crist, Rick Scott sail through primaries
WJXT Jacksonville
What most observers thought was a foregone conclusion before Florida’s primary election is now fact: Democrat Charlie Crist and Republican incumbent Rick Scott easily won the their party nominations on Tuesday.

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Aug
27

Easy Primary Wins for Charlie Crist and Rick Scott in Florida – New York Times


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Easy Primary Wins for Charlie Crist and Rick Scott in Florida
New York Times
Rick Scott and his chief opponent, former Gov. Charlie Crist, both handily defeated opponents in their parties’ primaries on Tuesday. Mr. Crist, a Republican-turned-independent-turned-Democrat, faced the tougher challenge, against Nan Rich, a former

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Aug
27

Rick Scott, Charlie Crist Win Florida Primaries, Will Face Off For Governor – International Business Times


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Rick Scott, Charlie Crist Win Florida Primaries, Will Face Off For Governor
International Business Times
Florida’s current and former governors lined up for an epic battle Tuesday as incumbent Republican Rick Scott and Republican-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist won their primaries handily. The Associated Press called both men as winners early in the counting.

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Aug
27

Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Charlie Crist win primaries, will face off in November – Washington Post

Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Charlie Crist win primaries, will face off in NovemberWashington PostFlorida Gov. Rick Scott (R) and former governor Charlie Crist (D) easily won their primary elections Tuesday, and will advance to a general-election showdown …

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Aug
27

Charlie Crist, Gov. Rick Scott projected as winners in Florida Primary … – WPTV


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Charlie Crist, Gov. Rick Scott projected as winners in Florida Primary
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Scott, 72, who had minor primary opposition, already anticipated that Crist would be his opponent. He’s spent millions of dollars on ads criticizing Crist and pointing out how he has changed from opposing to supporting same-sex marriage, gun control

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Aug
27

Charlie Crist crushes Nan Rich. But race against Rick Scott is far tougher – MiamiHerald.com (blog)

Charlie Crist crushes Nan Rich. But race against Rick Scott is far tougher
MiamiHerald.com (blog)
Heading into Tuesday’s primary election, Charlie Crist’s win over longtime Democrat Nan Rich was never in doubt. Only the size of his double-digit win — about 50 percentage points — was in question. The general election pitting Crist against Gov

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Aug
26

Alex Sink praises Charlie Crist, says Rick Scott is full of “Bullsh*t” – Creative Loafing Tampa


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Alex Sink praises Charlie Crist, says Rick Scott is full of “Bullsh*t”
Creative Loafing Tampa
Although some Democrats criticized her gubernatorial run four years ago, Sink was still considered a leading candidate in to challenge Scott again in 2014 until she announced last September that she would not run. One of her biggest concerns was the

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