Monday, January 28, 2008

Florida Governor Charlie Crist Endorses John McCain for President

Last night in St. Petersburg, Florida Governor Charlie Crist endorsed John McCain for President of the United States.

"Senator John McCain is a true American hero and patriot and I am honored to endorse him tonight in St. Petersburg," said Governor Crist. "He is a tremendous statesman, leader and uniter. I am confident that his years of experience will serve our country well when he becomes the next President of the United States."

John McCain thanked Governor Crist for his support, stating, "Charlie Crist has earned the admiration and respect of the people of Florida for his principled, conservative leadership and boundless optimism for the future of the Sunshine State. He's a leader of the new generation of Republican governors who are putting conservative principles to work for the people of America. I am honored to have his support as we work toward victory in Florida on Tuesday."

More Recent Endorsements
Governor Charlie Crist
Senator Mel Martinez
Sylvester Stallone
General Norman Schwarzkopf
Former Senator Howard Baker
Former Senator Conrad Burns
Former Senator Alphonse D'Amato
FL Congressman Jeff Miller
SC Congressman Joe Wilson
11 RNC Members
Former FCC Commissioner Michael Powell
Former Thompson Fundraising Chairman Scooter Clippard
Florida Newspapers for McCain
Tampa Tribune: "McCain Is Our Man"
Daytona Beach News-Journal: "McCain's Experience, Moderation Stand Out "
Bradenton Herald: "The Republican: John McCain"
Pensacola News-Journal: "For President -- Our Recommendations"
Orlando Sentinel: "The Arizona Senator Is Clearly The Most Qualified Of The Contenders"
Gainesville Sun
The Palm Beach Post
The Polk County Democrat: "McCain Is GOP's Clear Choice"
The Sun-Sentinel: "McCain the GOP Choice in Florida's Presidential Preference Primary"
St. Petersburg Times: "McCain for Republicans"

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