Most Active Stories
WUSF News Staff
Mon August 27, 2012
Crist to Speak at DNC Next Week
Former Gov. Charlie Crist will speak at the Democratic National Convention next week in Charlotte, according to ABC Action News.
A day has yet to be set.
The news follows Crist's announcement Sunday that he is endorsing President Barack Obama for reelection.
Some pundits predict the move is just a step in Crist's bigger plan.
The Miami Herald wrote: "It's looks like yet another indication that Crist, an independent, plans on becoming a Democrat and running for governor.''
Crist switched from the Republican party to independent in 2010 during his fight against Marco Rubio for the U.S. Senate.
Read more here: http://miamiherald.typepad.com/nakedpolitics/2012/08/charlie-crist-endorses-barack-obama-is-dnc-speaking-role-next.html#storylink=cpy