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Voicemail from Crist to Meek surfaces
The Hill ^ | 10-30-2010 | Vicki Needham

Posted on 10/30/2010 7:32:55 PM PDT by tennmountainman

A voicemail from Gov. Charlie Crist to Democratic Senate candidate Kendrick Meek from earlier this week emerged on Saturday, suggesting Crist asked Meek to withdraw from the three-way race.

The existence of the voicemail comes a day after questions arose about whether former President Bill Clinton pressured Meek to give up his bid and back Crist.

Meek says Clinton discussed the topic but didn't press him to exit the race. Instead, Meek has said it was Crist who asked him to withdraw.

In a voicemail message left for Meek by Crist at 5 a.m. Monday, Crist asks Meek to meet sometime that day after a political event where the governor asked the Democratic congressman face-to-face to bow out.

(Excerpt) Read more at thehill.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: clinton; crist; meek; rubio
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Crist wakes Meek up at 4:45 AM to talk. Then corners Meek at a political event offering Meek a Cross. Crist has gone over the edge. This is more than desperate. Crist seems mentally unstable. My prediction: Crist will not only finish 3rd, but he will be finished politically. The man is mentally unstable.
1 posted on 10/30/2010 7:33:00 PM PDT by tennmountainman
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To: mojitojoe; LucyT; rodguy911; SE Mom; maggief; STARWISE; penelopesire; Liz; hoosiermama; ...

ROTFLOL.

Charlie Crist - the slimebag and consummate liar.


2 posted on 10/30/2010 7:36:42 PM PDT by onyx (If you truly support Sarah and want on her Ping List, let me know!)
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To: onyx

Cartoons and phone mail messages are how libs conduct business.


3 posted on 10/30/2010 7:38:46 PM PDT by NoLibZone (Homosexuals oppose diversity.)
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To: tennmountainman
"The man is mentally unstable..."

Apparently that is not disqualifying.

4 posted on 10/30/2010 7:44:02 PM PDT by billorites (freepo ergo sum)
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To: tennmountainman

If Only it was Charlie Crist that Christine O’Donnell had to campaign against in Delaware....


5 posted on 10/30/2010 7:44:31 PM PDT by ExcursionGuy84
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To: tennmountainman

There have been several exposed politicians lately but Crist is deinitely making a play for the most infamous of them all this political cycle. He’s had good competition but the 5 AM meet up calls may have won it for him.


6 posted on 10/30/2010 7:48:05 PM PDT by Soul Seeker ( I was there when we had the numbers, but didn’t have the principles.---Jim DeMint)
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To: onyx

Follow This Link To Listen

http://miamiherald.typepad.com/files/voicemailsptbuzz.mp3


7 posted on 10/30/2010 7:50:28 PM PDT by tennmountainman
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To: tennmountainman

I can’t see how this story helps anyone but Rubio. Neither Meeks nor Christ comes out squeaky clean, but Rubio is above it all.


8 posted on 10/30/2010 7:50:41 PM PDT by sportutegrl (Why are they called Musketeers if they fight with swords?)
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To: tennmountainman

OMG the idiot left a VOICEMAIL?


9 posted on 10/30/2010 7:51:01 PM PDT by politicalmerc (I can see November from my house; can you?)
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To: politicalmerc

There have been rumors about the voicemail. But this is the real deal.


10 posted on 10/30/2010 7:53:36 PM PDT by tennmountainman
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To: politicalmerc

He did say that he was returning Meeks the dirtbags call, what did he call about


11 posted on 10/30/2010 7:54:40 PM PDT by italianquaker ( teabag the vote!!)
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To: tennmountainman

I’d like to offer Meek some free campaign advice. If Crist asks to meet with him in the Everglades between now and Tuesday to discuss it further, decline the invitation.


12 posted on 10/30/2010 7:55:20 PM PDT by PAR35
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To: sportutegrl

No, it will not affect Rubio, but the run for second place is close. This could cause Crist to finish 3rd. Poetic justice.


13 posted on 10/30/2010 7:55:59 PM PDT by tennmountainman
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To: tennmountainman

The Crist dude is definitely mentally unstable.


14 posted on 10/30/2010 7:59:40 PM PDT by no dems (DeMINT / PALIN 2012 or PALIN / DeMINT 2012.......Either is fine with me!)
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To: PAR35

LOL. Crist seems desperate enough to do ANYTHING to win!


15 posted on 10/30/2010 7:59:47 PM PDT by tennmountainman
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To: tennmountainman

Is he Tiger Woods in disguise? You can’t make this stuff up. Hate to be redundant, but he’s a craven coward. This is great, can’t wait till Tuesday.


16 posted on 10/30/2010 8:06:44 PM PDT by peridot
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Should be a historic day and night to remember. Then onward to 2012 to hunt some more RINO’s and RATS!


17 posted on 10/30/2010 8:09:07 PM PDT by tennmountainman
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To: tennmountainman

Didn’t Meek initially allege that Clinton asked him to give up, he subsequently declined and has now backed off implicating Clinton? Am I remembering correctly?


18 posted on 10/30/2010 8:13:18 PM PDT by prairiebreeze (The Professional Left: Using Your Money to Promote Their Ideology Since the 1930's)
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To: tennmountainman

Dang it! I always read “Crist” as “Christ”, and thought this was something about the meek inheriting the Earth.


19 posted on 10/30/2010 8:13:44 PM PDT by Question Liberal Authority (Worst. Post-Racial. And Post-Partisan. Agent Of Hope And Change. EVER.)
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To: prairiebreeze

I may be mistaken but I think it was one of Clinton’s hacks that said Clinton asked Meek to get off the bus. Clinton then discounted his hacks story. I don’t think Meek ever admitted it.


20 posted on 10/30/2010 8:16:43 PM PDT by tennmountainman
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