Tags: Crist | Refund | GOP | Donors

Crist Won’t Refund to GOP Donors

Thursday, 13 May 2010 09:17 AM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Gov. Charlie Crist, now formally gone from the ranks of the GOP, on Wednesday spurned requests from donors who want their donations returned, according to a report in the Miami Herald.

Supporters of his Republican rival, Marco Rubio, have urged Crist to cough up the money, but there is no law that requires him to do so.

Crist has $7.6 million in the war chest while Rubio has tallied $3.9 million and Democratic front-runner Kendrick Meek has banked $3.7 million.

``People gave to a good cause, and we're going to spend it on a good cause,'' Crist said in the elections office in his hometown of St. Petersburg. ``That's why I'm going to keep it. It's important to be able to get our message out and communicate with the people of Florida.''

To read the full Miami Herald report Go Here Now.

© All Rights Reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

House Dems Launch Their Own Benghazi Website

Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 19:58 PM

Democrats on the House Benghazi Select Committee unveiled a website on Tuesday intended to answer questions about the 20 . . .

Carter Grandson Giving Georgia GOP Gov. Deal a Tough Battle

Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 19:14 PM

Georgia Republican Gov. Nathan Deal is in a tight race with gubernatorial challenger Jason Carter, who's running with bo . . .

Huckabee's Foreign Policy Talk Signals Possible 2016 Run

Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 16:59 PM

On Monday, Fox News host and former presidential candidate and Mike Huckabee talked foreign policy for most of a 45-minu . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved