Gary Fineout

Reporter, Sarasota Herald-Tribune

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Veteran political reporter in Florida, covering the capitol for the Sarasota Herald-Tribune; a contributor to the New York Times, he blogs at The Fine Print

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When Governor Charlie Crist hugged President Obama and supported the federal stimulus plan, Florida politics changed forever.

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When Governor Charlie Crist hugged President Obama and supported the federal stimulus plan, Florida politics changed forever.

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