Charlie Crist is officially running for governor against Gov. Ron DeSantis in the 2022 midterm election.
The former one-time governor and congressman announced his candidacy on Tuesday, making him the first Democrat to run against DeSantis.
Crist served as the Governor of Florida from 2007 to 2011 and was succeed by Rick Scott. He has been the U.S. Representative from Florida’s 13th congressional district since 2017.
Most notably, Crist served as a Republican governor, only to join the Democratic Party in 2012. Since then, he has been a strong critic of the direction of the Republican...