Crist: Racism A 'Big Reason' For Leaving GOP

May 7, 2014
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Former GOP Florida Governor and current Democratic gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist said in an interview this week that race is motivating Republicans to work against President Barack Obama, and racism is a "big reason" why he switched parties.

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Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist (D) said Tuesday that a "big reason" why he left the Republican Party was because many in the GOP were hostile to President Obama due to his race. Crist, who is running for his old office against Gov.

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