Charlie Crist: "I Would Have Voted For" Obamacare
How many times has he flip flopped now?
5:28 PM, Aug 27, 2010 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
In an interview with a local Florida TV station, governor and independent Senate candidate Charlie Crist says "I would have voted for" the national health care bill:
The part about "fixing" the provision that cuts "$500 million" out of Medicare is pretty ridiculous. First of all, it's $500 billion--with a B--not $500 million over ten years (of course, it's actually over $1 trillion in Medicare cuts during the real first ten years after Obamacare kicks in in 2013). And how exactly do you pay for Obamacare without those cuts, Gov. Crist?
No need to answer that, I guess, as Crist backed off his support for Obamacare today:
According to the Rubio campaign, this marks Charlie Crist's sixth position on Obamacare since March: