Florida Governor Charlie Crist announcing he was becoming an Independent candidate in his bid for the U.S. Senate.
Florida Governor Charlie Crist announcing he was becoming an Independent candidate in his bid for the U.S. Senate. Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel/MCT
Florida Governor Charlie Crist announcing he was becoming an Independent candidate in his bid for the U.S. Senate. Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel/MCT

Can Crist learn lessons from other independent Senate bids?

April 30, 2010 5:18 PM