Former Gov. Charlie Crist embraces Rick Kriseman at a campaign event. Crist is endorsing Kriseman for mayor of St. Petersburg
Rick Kriseman speaks at a campaign rally, with former Gov. Charlie Crist at his side.
St. Petersburg, Florida -- Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist announced his support for St. Petersburg mayoral candidate Rick Kriseman on Monday.
When asked how he would show his support, Crist -- who is a St. Pete resident -- said he would do so at the ballot box. But Crist would not say if he would appear at any Kriseman campaign events.
Kriseman has articulated a strong, clear vision for this city with new ideas to
save money and to attract and keep high tech and clean energy jobs," Crist said.
The election will be on Tuesday, November 5, 2013.
Governor Rick Scott has already announced his support for current Mayor Bill Foster.
On Tuesday you can watch the next mayoral debate right here on wtsp.com. Foster and Kriseman will square off in the 10 News studio.
10 News anchor Allison Kropff will moderate the debate.
You can watch it live at noon on 10 News, and it will also be streamed live on wtsp.com.