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Kendrick Meek: Charlie Crist thinking about himself

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From ABC Action News: Kendrick Meek arrived in Clearwater Saturday night, the seemingly forgotten, likely Democratic candidate for United States Senate in Florida, buried beneath the headline-capturing battle between Charlie Crist and Marco Rubio on the Republican side.

In fact, the very first question Meek faced from a gaggle of Tampa reporters was about the possibility of Crist running as an independent, if he lost to Rubio in the Republican primary.

“I think the governor is thinking about his political future,” Meek said. “I’m thinking about the future of Floridians.” Continue reading here.

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