DC Decoder Why party-swapping Charlie Crist could be Florida's next governor

A new poll shows ex-GOP Governor Crist – now a Democrat – would crush the deeply unpopular Republican incumbent, Rick Scott, in 2014. For now, at least, Crist's political shape-shifting is an asset.

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Mark Sanford, the disgraced former governor of South Carolina, appears on track to win back his old House seat after coming in first in Tuesday’s GOP primary. Next up, Charlie Crist?