The recent announcement that Florida Governor Charlie Crist, elected as a Republican, would run in the state’s general election for the U. S. Senate as an Independent has caused quite a stir on the political media scene. The reports indicate he is so far behind former Florida House Speaker Marco Rubio in the polls seeking the Senate seat as a Republican, that a switch away from the Republican party was necessary to save his political career. Maybe there is a lesson to be learned in the events that contribute to this scenario.
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Opinion, Pages 4 on 05/05/2010
Print Headline: Lynch Pen Political events bear close watching