Charlie Crist

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Independent | Challenger | Florida Senate candidate Full profile

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Charlie Crist (I) faces Kendrick Meek (D) and Marco Rubio in the November election.
Charlie Crist's references to opponent(s): 6 uses in the last 7 days (down 25%).

Compare how Charlie Crist uses key words

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Top This Week

Tea Party

0,0,0,0,1,2,0,2

  • Last 7 days: 2 uses (up 200% over last week)

jobs

1,0,0,0,0,0,1,1

  • Last 7 days: 1 uses (down 0% from last week)

Top Overall

Tea Party

0,0,0,0,1,2,0,2

  • Overall: 206 uses since Aug. 30

economy

0,0,0,1,1,0,2,0

  • Overall: 106 uses since Aug. 30

change

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  • Overall: 5 uses since Aug. 30

Colors correspond to a word's relative popularity in the last 7 days. Words in orange are being used more frequently this week; gray, less frequently. 'Sparkline' graphs plot each word's motion over the last 8 weeks.

Recent uses of words we're tracking

...U.S. Senate. “I know Charlie Crist to be an honest, independent leader who will work with both parties to create jobs, improve our schools and tackle our fiscal challenges,” said Wallace. “Floridians urgently [...]...

— via RSS (October 28)

...statement following Charlie Crist’s CNN/ST. Petersburg Times debate victory: “By focusing on his commitment to bipartisan solutions to our nation’s economic problems, Governor Charlie Crist won this morning’s U.S. Senate debate and exposed Marco Rubio for the radical ideologue Floridians...

— via RSS (October 24)

...what is wrong with Washington. Republican Marco Rubio refused to budge from his rigid positions on the economy and immigration. Democrat Kendrick Meek would not compromise on extending tax [...]...

— via RSS (October 24)

...reflected exactly what is wrong with Washington. Republican Marco Rubio refused to budge from his rigid positions on the economy and immigration. Democrat Kendrick Meek would not compromise on extending tax [...]...

— via RSS (October 24)

...house tidy, plagued by questionable spending and sloppy accounting. On the campaign trail, Rubio likes to say “politicians don’t create jobs.” But politics, directly and indirectly, has generated Rubio’s [...]...

— via RSS (October 22)

...St. Petersburg Times Endorses Charlie Crist for U.S. Senate - ST. PETERSBURG TIMES Frustrated voters want change in Washington and an end to gridlock in Congress. But to break through the status quo, we must dare...

— via RSS (October 10)

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