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Charlie Crist owes no money to 13 of 20 Republicans who asked for their cash back

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Just seven of the 20 Republicans who asked for refunds from newly independent Gov. Charlie Crist today have any money sitting in his campaign coffers, campaign records show.

One of the 20 who signed the letter, Gay Gaines of Palm Beach, hasn’t given to Crist in at least 15 years. She’s donated $2,400 this year to Crist’s GOP rival, Marco Rubio.  Continue reading here.

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