What does the NRSC Have Against Marco Rubio?
If you search the NRSC’s website using the NRSC’s own search engine, there are many words you will not find. But there is one pretty doggone important word you should find that you won’t. That word? RUBIO. Search the Florida race and you’ll see a picture of the Democrat challenger in the race, Kendrick Meeks. You’ll see a picture of Florida’s Democrat Senator Bill Nelson. | Read More »
Charlie Crist’s Fan
There is just something a bit creepy about this. I’ve heard stories of Charlie Crist’s fan from two different Governors, both of whom swore me to secrecy until news of his fan was made public elsewhere. I don’t know how much of a secret it actually is, but both of these Governors were a bit dumbstruck by it. In fact, one told me that at | Read More »
Is Alan Grayson A Republican Now?
Well now, only a few days ago Josh Marshall of Talking Points Memo was crying in his beer about all the violence and threats of violence. He said, “No one who is even remotely honest can pretend that anything about this is bipartisan in character. The Right and yes the national Republican party has been stirring this pot for months.” From Josh Marshall’s own website | Read More »
Charlie Crist Prepares to Go Negative on TV
Did you know Marco Rubio had been a lobbyist? Charlie Crist wants to make sure everyone knows in an effort to distract from the number of people who gave Crist money, got benefits in return, then went off to federal prison. Sources totally unconnected to the Rubio campaign tell me that Crist is preparing a series of hard hitting negative ads attacking Rubio for lobbying | Read More »
Just talked to Marco Rubio
“Charlie Crist seems to be obsessed with my back, but I’m worried about the trillions of dollars of debt we’re putting on our children’s backs.” Moe got up the new television ad. We got it first. We also got the first interview of Marco Rubio on the new ad. I just got off the phone with him. The ad is the perfect example of how | Read More »
Send Charlie Crist Some Back Wax
Last night on Fox, Charlie Crist said Marco Rubio’s ~$100.00 bill at a Florida salon could have been for back waxing. I don’t know if he was trying to make a racial statement, which would be keeping with what his campaign has done all along in trying to make Marco Rubio as hispanic as possible, or if he was gay baiting. I do know straight | Read More »
Charlie Crist Says He’d Keep the Democrats’ Health Care Deform Plan
At a time the GOP is pushing the Democrats to scrap their health care plan and start over — a view shared by the majority of Americans — Charlie Crist says he’d keep the Democrats’ plan. Mind you, he can’t think of a part worth saving, but he says he’d keep it anyway and work to “improve” it. Marco Rubio promptly sent out a press release | Read More »
Is Charlie Crist About to Flee the GOP?
The speculation is building that Charlie Crist is going to leave the GOP. Two highly placed and independent sources, speaking strictly on background, tell me that Gov. Charlie Crist is preparing to leave the Republican Party and run as an independent in the race for the U.S. Senate. With Crist trailing Marco Rubio by 18 points in the latest polls, the Crist campaign has been | Read More »
Scorched Earth: Charlie Crist Steals State GOP Records & Leaks Them to Press to Smear Rubio
There is growing speculation that Charlie Crist is going to run as a independent candidate in Florida as he continues sinking in the polls. Just a few weeks ago, Crist and Vice President Biden were caught having a private meal together in Miami. In addition, Crist has returned to embracing the Obama stimulus fraud. Either he’s going Democrat or he’s going independent. Before he goes, | Read More »
Why It Is Important
If you are reading this on February 10, 2010, TODAY IS THE DAY. Tomorrow, February 10, 2010, Senator Jim DeMint’s Senate Conservatives Fund is launching a money bomb for Marco Rubio. You need to understand specifically why it is important that this be a success. DeMint is under massive and sustained attacks from establishment Republicans for daring to challenge the hand picked candidates of the | Read More »
Marco Rubio Takes 12 Point Lead. Let’s Help Him Finish Off Charlie Crist.
Rasmussen has the political earthquake out today. Charlie Crist’s team was unavailable for comment as they were in the bathroom collectively unable to contain themselves. Boom. A new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of likely GOP Primary voters in the state finds Rubio leading Crist 49% to 37%. Three percent (3%) prefer another candidate, and 11% are undecided. The new numbers mark a stunning turnaround. Crist | Read More »
Just When You Think Crist’s Bad News Weeks Have Bottomed Out
Just when you think Charlie Crist’s no good, very bad, awful several weeks has finished bottoming out and is prepared to rebound, the bottom falls out and he sinks even further. Today, Crist is proclaiming himself a “McCain Republican”, stealing a talking point from Scott Brown in Massachusetts. I’ve got news for Charlie Crist — if we’re lucky, John McCain is going to get beaten | Read More »
NEW POLL: Marco Rubio BEATS Charlie Crist
A new poll shows Marco Rubio ahead of Charlie Crist for the first time in the race. The Quinnipiac University poll has Rubio ahead by 3 and also beating Kendrick Meeks, the expected Democrat. Likewise, Senator John Cornyn is now saying of Rubio, “His chances are better now than they’ve been at any point earlier.” Nonetheless, Cornyn is standing by his man Charlie Crist. Cornyn | Read More »
Steve Rothaus Must be an Idiot
I don’t know who Steve Rothaus is, but he is clearly an idiot. In a column for the Miami Herald, Rothaus writes A recent tweet from Erick Erickson of Redstate.com criticized a hiring decision by the Crist campaign as “birds of a feather,” a sly reference to Charlie Crist’s sexuality. Here is the tweet in question. It reads, “Charlie Crist hires a Mitch McConnell staffer. | Read More »
Charlie Crist Will Drop Out of the Senate Race
The Crist campaign says it is not true, but the writing is on the wall. Again and again the media turns against Crist. Another blow to the Crist campaign came today as the Republican National Committee’s War Room sent out this unflattering story about the failures of the Crist campaign. The RNC did that. [UPDATE: Todd Herman at the RNC tells me this afternoon (1/12/2010) | Read More »
Marco Rubio. Get This Man Elected.
He needs our prayers. He needs our sweat equity. He needs our cash. Let’s make it happen.
Real Men for Congress
Something tells me Charlie Crist is incapable of doing anything like this. We have got to get Marco Rubio in the Senate.
Huge Blow to Charlie Crist Today
When Charlie Crist is losing even the establishment he is in serious trouble. Congressmen Lincoln and Mario Diaz-Balart have withdrawn their endorsements of Charlie Crist. Lincoln offered few details as to why, just that Crist had “left us no alternative and he knows why.” Diaz-Balart said the withdrawal has nothing to do with Crist’s slumping poll numbers, and in fact, the decision was made weeks | Read More »
Bill McCollum, Presumptive GOP Nominee for Florida Governor, Throws Charlie Crist Under the Bus
How bad is it for Charlie Crist? So bad that the presumptive nominee for the GOP’s gubernatorial candidate has thrown Crist under the bus. Speaking at an event in Ocala, FL, Bill McCollum listed his priorities for Governor and, as the Associated Press notes, they “look a lot like the one Gov. Charlie Crist had in 2006: education, lawsuit limits, property insurance and property taxes.” | Read More »