Jim Greer, former Chairman of the Republican Party of Florida, has good reason to make accusations about former governor Charlie Crist. But that doesn't make them any less juicy. Greer faces criminal charges for allegedly paying himself to raise money for the Republican Party, but he contends that Crist approved of the deal. And according to Greer's lawyer Damon Chase, Crist has several other skeletons in his closet. Now, keep in mind, all of these allegations have not been proven and may have no merit.
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Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist has responded to allegations that he paid two men to conceal gay affairs. Crist denied having any knowledge of Greer's alleged scheme during his Republican-turned-independent Senate campaign in Greer's attorney, Damon Chase, said at the time that the former governor signed off on the secret fundraising plan. According to WTSP, Crist is now saying Chase wanted him to change his affidavit about his knowledge of Greer's compensation for fundraising, but Crist refused.
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Ex-Florida Gov. Charlie Crist was once known for being a staunch Republican, but these days he's better known for jumping between party lines. Earlier this week, the Republican-turned-Independent-turned-Democrat posted a Facebook update in support of Delaware's marriage equality legislation.
By Cheyenne Roundtree For Dailymail. Former Florida governor and current Democratic U. Charlie Crist is getting divorced from his socialite second wife after eight years of marriage. Following a month whirlwind romance with then Carole Rome, the year-old politician married the year-old New York socialite and businesswoman in