TALLAHASSEE (NSF) – Governor Rick Scott’s plan to lower vehicle-registration fees by $401 million picked up steam ahead of its announcement Thursday, gaining measured support from Senate President Don Gaetz and, somewhat sarcastically, from Scott’s chief rival in his bid for re-election next year. 476 more words
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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – A political committee raising money for Charlie Crist’s gubernatorial campaign has also shown support for the former governor’s party.
The committee, Charlie Crist for Florida, has raised more than $1 million its namesake. 88 more words
Washington (CNN) — Charlie Crist’s new campaign for governor of Florida, this time as a Democrat, is already at a fork in the road.
After touting his hiring of New York politico Bill Hyers, Crist — who introduced the 38-year-old operative at a Miami Beach fundraiser last month as “my campaign manager” – e-mailed reporters Tuesday to announce that Hyers had left the campaign.