Writing an Op-Ed in the Tampa Bay Times, the former Florida governor has endorsed President Obama. As the Miami Herald noted, this may be the final part of Crist’s transformation to a Democrat     possibly to challenge Rick Scott in 2014.

“President Obama has a strong record of doing what is best for America
and Florida,” Crist wrote; “and he built it by spending more time worrying about what his
decisions would mean for the people than for his political fortunes.
That’s what makes him the right leader for our times, and that’s why I’m
proud to stand with him today.”

A little more than a year ago, Charlie was rumored to be on McCain’s short list for the VP slot. My how things have changed!

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/08/26/2969064/charlie-crist-continues-political.html#storylink=cpy

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By David Cary Hart

Retired CEO. Formerly a W.E. Deming-trained quality-management consultant. Now just a cranky Jewish queer. Gay cis. He/Him/His.