Democrats blast Crist McCain endorsement
Within minutes of the news breaking that Gov. Charlie Crist would endorse John McCain for president, the Florida Democratic Party issued a release blasting Crist's decision as bad for Florida because McCain is the only major Republican candidate who opposes a national catastrophic insurance fund (which Crist supports). "This is a slap in the face to every Floridian," said Democratic Party spokesman Mark Bubriski. "So much for being 'the people's governor.'^"