A Bomb Goes Off in Florida
Last night in Washington, close to one hundred leaders of the conservative movement gathered in a townhouse just down from the United States Capitol to hear Senator Jim DeMint and Florida Speaker Marco Rubio at a Senate Conservatives Fund fundraiser for Marco Rubio. The people in the room for Rubio were the same people who blew up NY-23, helping Doug Hoffman and crushing the chances | Read More »
Charlie Crist Lies Again About Marco Rubio
It is called projection. The big spending, tax-hiking cover of the Florida accuses his opponent who has always been committed to cutting spending and taxes as being a big spending tax hiker.Come on, Charlie. Even the media is calling you out for your lies.”When you hear people out there on the campaign trail talking about what they’re going to do, look at what they’ve already | Read More »
SunRail Is A Go
Which is frankly a bad thing*: TALLAHASSEE — Ending decades of bottlenecked ambitions for Central Florida mass transit, the Florida Legislature on Tuesday gave final approval to the SunRail train that’s expected to start carrying passengers in 2012.
The Winter of Charlie Crist’s Political Discontent
Conservatives have long knives out for Gov. Charlie Crist. While the political establishment in Tallahassee and DC is fully supporting incumbent Crist for the Florida’s open U.S. Senate seat over upstart rising star Marco Rubio, the clear conservative choice is emerging. Crist was recruited to run and immediately endorsed by the Senate Republican campaign committee, led by Texas Senator John Cornyn. Although this support smacks | Read More »
BREAKING: Pirates Hijack Oil Headed For U.S.
File this under “Saw This Coming” file: NAIROBI, Kenya — Somali pirates seized a tanker carrying crude oil from Saudi Arabia to the United States in the increasingly dangerous waters off East Africa, an official said Monday, an attack that could pose a huge environmental or security threat to the region.
The Evolution of Charlie Crist: He Says He is One Thing. His Record Shows Him to be Something Else.
“Charlie Crist’s actions prove him to be anti-family, anti-life, anti-gun, and very much in favor of taxes”Last week, Charlie Crist decided to attack conservatives by telling reporters that “It’s hard to be more conservative than I am on issues — there’s different ways stylistically to communicate that — I’m pro-life, I’m pro-gun, I’m pro-family, and I’m anti-tax,” then went on to say he guessed he | Read More »
Charlie Crist Wants You to Know He Hates You and Thinks You Are Dumb
Charlie Crist just hurts himself more and more every time he opens his mouth. In January, when he decides to quit the Senate primary (you heard it hear first) and get back in the Florida Governor’s race, he’s going to be doing some scrambling to douse the flames on all the bridges he is burning.In the latest rant against Marco Rubio Crist attacks Rubio for | Read More »
Obama Might not run in 2012: Finally, something I can support!
Somewhere, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is licking her chops. Not so fast, Hillary. In an interview that few would have foreseen when the Berlin Wall fell, the first black, er, first Asian, president told CNN in China (homeland of his beloved Chairman Mao) that: “You know, if – if I feel like I’ve made the very best decisions for the American people and three | Read More »
Charlie Crist Finally Pulls Race Card. Jealous of Rubio’s Better Tan.
Well, we knew Crist was desperate, but pulling the race card seems really low even for him, given all the videos circulating out there about Crist’s personal life. Good grief.Race42008.com has the video circulating by the “Truth About Rubio” website we previously exposed as the creation of Rich Heffley, produced in the offices of the Republican Party of Florida.The video shows Marco Rubio speaking in | Read More »
George and Jeb Bush to Hold Rubio Fundraiser
This is great news.Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush’s sons plans to hold a private fundraiser for insurgent GOP Senate candidate Marco Rubio next month, Rubio told Fox News. The active involvement of George P. Bush and Jeb Bush Jr. in the race raises the possibility that their father could endorse Rubio down the road and give his campaign added momentum against the GOP front-runner, Gov. Charlie | Read More »
Charlie Crist’s Big Financier Is Under Federal Investigation While Crist’s Communications Director Quits
It is almost an admission by the Crist campaign that his campaign is garbage. Governor Crist’s long time communications director is out.After a run of bad publicity, Gov. Charlie Crist will go the route of so many chief executives hampered by falling poll numbers or botched public relations: shaking up the communications team.Crist’s office confirmed Wednesday he is parting ways with longtime communications director Erin | Read More »
Liar, Liar, Charlie Crist’s Pants Are On Fire
Good grief. Florida Governor Charlie Crist has never had to run a real primary against a real Republican and it is starting to show.About a week or so ago, Crist lied and said he had never supported Barack Obama’s stimulus plan, despite signing a letter of support, appearing with Obama on video, and producing a personal video in favor of the stimulus.But it gets better.When | Read More »
Club for Growth Endorses Marco Rubio
Funny. A lot of people thought the Club for Growth had endorsed Marco Rubio.They had not . . . at least until today.It is now certain that Charlie Crist will get a run for his money in Florida. The Club for Growth is today announcing its endorsement of Marco Rubio in the Florida Senate race.They’ll bundle a lot of money for Marco making this an | Read More »
Crist Campaign, Unable To Prove Itself Conservative, Tries To Show Rubio Isn’t Either
This is really funny. The St. Petersburg Times is painting a picture of Marco Rubio as not a conservative, but a political opportunist.After a week of negative attention and a website designed to paint Rubio as a liberal, Charlie Crist finally had to hire some journalists to do it.Rubio’s fiscal conservatism was called into question as soon as he assumed the role of speaker. He | Read More »
Does Charlie Crist Have Dementia or Just Like Waffles?
The saga of Charlie Crist’s love for Barack Obama’s stimulus is getting out of hand and harder every day to keep up with.In February, Crist sent a letter to Barack Obama saying Crist supported the stimulus.Later that month, Crist stood on stage to praise the stimulus and Barack Obama. In return, Obama called Crist his favorite Republican.Then two nights ago, Crist said he had never | Read More »