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Sat Dec 8, 2012, 12:01 AM

Crist's political hat trick: Former GOP governor, independent candidate announces switch to Dem

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CNN's Gregory Wallace and Kevin Bohn

(CNN) Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist, who served his state as a Republican, then sought office as an independent, indicated late Friday he had signed papers switching his party affiliation to Democrat.

Crist posted to Twitter a photo of himself holding voter regisration paperwork and the message, "Proud and honored to join the Democratic Party in the home of President @BarackObama!"

The news may come as little surprise to Sunshine State Republicans, who watched him campaign for Obama this cycle and speak at the Democratic National Convention.

Crist told The Tampa Bay Times newspaper, "I've had friends for years tell me, 'You know Charlie, you're a Democrat and you know it.' " ...

http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2012/12/07/crists-political-hat-trick-former-gop-governor-independent-candidate-announces-switch-to-dem/

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Reply Crist's political hat trick: Former GOP governor, independent candidate announces switch to Dem (Original post)
struggle4progress Dec 2012 OP
Cha Dec 2012 #1
mgcgulfcoast Dec 2012 #2
Hun Joro Dec 2012 #4
BlueJazz Dec 2012 #3

Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Dec 8, 2012, 05:17 AM

1. If you're a Democrat and you know it..clap your hands!.. if you're

a Democrat and you know it.. clap your hands!.. If you're a Democrat and you know it and you really want to show it... Change Your Party!

Sorry

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Response to Cha (Reply #1)

Sat Dec 8, 2012, 07:40 AM

2. i dont trust back stabbers

crist can go do something to himself.

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Response to mgcgulfcoast (Reply #2)

Sat Dec 8, 2012, 12:15 PM

4. Agreed. nt

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Response to struggle4progress (Original post)

Sat Dec 8, 2012, 10:06 AM

3. I knew Crist was a Dem when he fought so hard for the teachers and stood up...

...to this state's nasty-ass Repugs.

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