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National Review blog: ‘[Charlie] Crist really is one of the worst governors in the United States, if not the absolute worst’

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From National Review’s Agenda blog: Why would Democrats want Charlie Crist to switch parties? I understand that this would help reinforce the view that there is no home for moderates in the Republican Party, thus strengthening a key Democratic narrative. The problem is that Crist really is one of the worst governors in the United States, if not the absolute worst. This has nothing to do with ideology per se. Crist has backed conservative policies as well as liberal policies.…

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National Review blog: ‘[Charlie] Crist really is one of the worst governors in the United States, if not the absolute worst.’

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  From National Review’s Agenda blog: Why would Democrats want Charlie Crist to switch parties? I understand that this would help reinforce the view that there is no home for moderates in the Republican Party, thus strengthening a key Democratic narrative. The problem is that Crist really is one of the worst governors in the United States, if not the absolute worst. This has nothing to do with ideology per se. Crist has backed conservative policies as well as liberal…

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Forbes columnist: Is Charlie Crist ‘America’s Worst Governor’?

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Charlie Crist is an extraordinarily gifted politician, known for his unpretentious and warm demeanor. He might also be America’s worst governor. Read the rest of this article from Forbes after the break. Among liberals and progressives, there is a puzzling admiration for Crist, long considered by Democratic and Republican veterans of Florida’s political scene to be something of an opportunist if not a lightweight. In May, Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne wrote a column suggesting that conservative discontent with Crist…

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Rudy Giuliani trails Andrew Cuomo but destroys David Paterson in latest polls re New York gov race

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Siena College 2010 New York Gubernatorial Survey: Rudy Giuliani 57% (59%) David Paterson 27% (31%) Andrew Cuomo 49% (53%) Rudy Giuliani 40% (41%) Among Independents Rudy Giuliani 52% (41%) Andrew Cuomo 38% (51%) Among Men Rudy Giuliani 47% (43%) Andrew Cuomo 42% (52%) Among Women Andrew Cuomo 54% (53%) Rudy Giuliani 35% (40%) Among Whites Rudy Giuliani 47% (46%) Andrew Cuomo 43% (49%) Favorable / Unfavorable [Net] Andrew Cuomo 71% (66%) / 17% (20%) [+54%] Rudy Giuliani 62% (61%) /…

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