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Former Florida GOP Governor Charlie Crist Officially Becomes a Democrat

katepatate Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 7:43 PM
Sorry, but you Libertarians are not as important as you think you are. What happened was that millions of conservatives stayed home tired of holding their noses and voting for a Rino.

I’m shocked -- shocked, I tell you:

It was just a matter of time. Charlie Crist is becoming a Democrat.

Crist — Florida’s former Republican governor who relished the tough-on-crime nickname “Chain Gang Charlie” and used to describe himself variously as a “Ronald Reagan Republican” and a “Jeb Bush Republican” — on Friday evening signed papers changing his party from independent to Democrat.

He did so during a Christmas reception at the White House, where President Obama greeted the news with a fist bump for the man who had a higher profile campaigning for Obama’s reelection this year than any...