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Charlie Crist shows his mettle by standing up to bullies

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From Ron Littlepage: Heaven knows I’ve been critical of Gov. Charlie Crist in this column when I’ve disagreed with his actions. But what Crist did last week when he vetoed Sen. John Thrasher’s ill-conceived teacher merit-pay bill was right on. I’ll take Crist at his word that he vetoed the bill because it was deeply flawed. It was. First, Thrasher bullied the bill through the Senate and the House in near record speed. Second, the bill was more anti-union than…

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