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Former Florida GOP Governor Charlie Crist Officially Becomes a Democrat

Libs_Are_UsefulIdiots Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 10:07 AM
Marie150 Wrote: 7 minutes ago (9:56 AM) The Republicans believe they can manage Big Government better than the Democrats. They have no interest in limiting the Federal Government powers under the Constitution. It does not matter which party these people are in. The Establishment Republicans do not really care about what is right and what is wrong. They care about their power. This explains Romney. > Thank you! Precisely what I've been saying since the beginning of the Republican primary race!!! IMO, we need to start being very careful about who and what we call Republicans. Hopefully the GOP Establishment Republicans will soon be on their way OUT, and the true Conservative Grass-roots Republicans will pick up the mantle.

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...