Charlie Crist says impeachment inquiry was “pretty fair” to President Trump
FeaturedFlorida Politics

Charlie Crist says impeachment inquiry was “pretty fair” to President Trump


Rep. Charlie Crist (D) is always in good spirits, especially when one of his bills gets passed in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Rep. Crist told The Floridian that he was “delighted” and “very excited about this robocall bill receiving significant bipartisan support when it passed in the House earlier this week.

“People are inundated with these things, I get them,” said Crist “A lot of them are scams and they target senior citizens. It’s awful. Hopefully, this will have a great impact, in slowing it down.”

Crist also said that he was “optimistic” that Republicans and Democrats would find middle ground on the budget by the end of the year and avoid a government shutdown.

take our poll - story continues below

Will You Be Voting In Person November 3rd?

  • Will You Be Voting In Person November 3rd?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to The Floridian updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

“It doesn’t do anyone good to have a government shutdown,” said Crist.

And yes, we had to ask Crist about the impeachment inquiry hearing that took place this week.

When asked if the impeachment inquiry in the House Judiciary Committee was fair, Crist said, “ I do. I do think so.”

“It was appropriate this week that the judiciary gave the president the opportunity to come in if he wanted,” said Crist “It was his decision not to come, and that’s perfectly fine. Yeah, I think it was pretty fair.

As for his soon-to-be contentious reelection bid, Crist said that he wasn’t looking at any particular opponent, adding that it was “up to Republicans” to pick their nominee, adding that once they did, he would “look forward to a spirited race.


Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning political journalist. Diverse New Media, Corp. publishes,,, and He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming, and biking.Javier is also a political consultant and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics.Learn more at www.brownpeople.orgEmail him at [email protected]