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By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: April 21, 2010 12:06 AM

Private property insurers might as well abandon their slim hopes for permission from the state to raise their rates, at least for the remainder of this legislative session.

A Senate challenge to Gov. Charlie Crist’s vow to defeat any measure to raise residential property insurance rates was halted by its sponsor Tuesday.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: July 7, 2010 4:05 AM

Gov. Charlie Crist angered his former fellow Republicans with high-profile -- and highly politicized -- vetoes of an ultrasound abortion bill and teacher performance pay.

But eight other Crist vetoes jilted businesses or agriculture, or just contradicted previously stated positions, with potentially damaging impacts to Floridians and the state's economy.

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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: May 6, 2010 12:47 AM

Gov. Charlie Crist -- like his buddy, Arizona "Maverick" John McCain -- is a media confection. He has been the kind of Republican the NAACP and St. Pete Times editorial board get equally tingly about.

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