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Charlie Crist reaches goal of raising $100K in 10 days since announcing Independent run

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From Charlie Crist’s campaign: I am very happy to report that we have not only met but exceeded our goal of raising 100k by 10 May! First and foremost, I want to thank you for making this possible.  Our success in meeting this challenge is reflective of the broad support for our central message that politics as usual in Washington is no longer acceptable. This campaign is not about one person nor one political party or the other.  This campaign…

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George LeMieux ‘saddened’ by Charlie Crist’s independent run

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Sen. George LeMieux on Crist’s independent U.S. Senate run: “I am saddened that my friend, Governor Crist, has decided to leave the Republican Party. Our friendship runs deep, but my commitment to the principles of the Republican Party runs deeper. I cannot walk down the path he has chosen. “Now more than ever, our nation’s future depends on our ability to uphold the core Republican ideals of fiscal restraint, peace through strength, individual liberty, personal responsibility and smaller government. “I…

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George LeMieux ‘saddened’ by Charlie Crist’s independent run

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Sen. George LeMieux on Charlie Crist’s independent U.S. Senate run: “I am saddened that my friend, Governor Crist, has decided to leave the Republican Party. Our friendship runs deep, but my commitment to the principles of the Republican Party runs deeper. I cannot walk down the path he has chosen. “Now more than ever, our nation’s future depends on our ability to uphold the core Republican ideals of fiscal restraint, peace through strength, individual liberty, personal responsibility and smaller government.…

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Norah O’Donnell says Charlie Crist cross could elect Kendrick Meek

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Check out Norah O’Donnell’s reaction to the news that Charlie Crist is poised to enter the Florida senatorial race as an independent. Appearing on Morning Joe today, the MSNBC correspondent was absolutely giddy with excitement at the prospect that Crist’s independent run could give Democrat Kendrick Meek “a real shot!” NORAH O’DONNELL: I think this is a huge development, in part because of Charlie Crist’s past and his future, and also because it does give Kendrick Meek a real shot at this…

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Norah O’Donnell says Charlie Crist cross could elect Kendrick Meek

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Check out Norah O’Donnell’s reaction to the news that Charlie Crist is poised to enter the Florida senatorial race as an independent. Appearing on Morning Joe today, the MSNBC correspondent was absolutely giddy with excitement at the prospect that Crist’s independent run could give Democrat Kendrick Meek “a real shot!” NORAH O’DONNELL: I think this is a huge development, in part because of Charlie Crist’s past and his future, and also because it does give Kendrick Meek a real shot at this…

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5 questions about Charlie Crist’s independent run

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Charlie Crist is expected to announce tomorrow that he will drop out the Republican primary for Senate against Marco Rubio and instead run with No Party Affiliation. If that does indeed come true, here are five questions that political analysts and others will want to know next: 1. Does he describe himself as an independent Republican, or does he disavow his party? Does he brand himself like Joe Lieberman did — someone who remains faithful to the core principles of…

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5 questions about Charlie Crist’s independent run

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Charlie Crist is expected to announce tomorrow that he will drop out the Republican primary for Senate against Marco Rubio and instead run with No Party Affiliation. If that does indeed come true, here are five questions that political analysts and others will want to know next: 1. Does he describe himself as an independent Republican, or does he disavow his party? Does he brand himself like Joe Lieberman did — someone who remains faithful to the core principles of his…

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