Victor Crist

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Victor Crist
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Florida State Senate District 12
Former member
Term in office began
2002
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Businessman
Victor Crist (b. June 21, 1957) was a Republican member of the Florida State Senate, representing District 12. Crist has served Florida's 12th District since 2002. Florida term limits disqualified him from re-election in 2010.

Crist served in the Florida State House of Representatives from 1992 to 2000. He then joined the Florida State Senate in 2002.

Crist was an Advisor for the United States Attorney General on Florida Correction Issues. He is currently President of Metropolitan Communications Incorporated.

Crist earned his AA from Saint Petersburg Junior College in 1980. He went on to receive his B.A. in Communication from the University of South Florida in 1983. He then attended Graduate Studies in Communication.

Committee assignments


Elections

2006

On November 7, 2006, Crist won re-election to the 12th District Seat in the Florida State Senate, defeating C. Burt Linthicum (Constitution Party of Florida).[1]

Florida State Senate, District 12 (2006)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Victor Crist (R) 85,385 71.1%
C. Burt Linthicum (CPF) 34,895 28.9%

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006, Crist collected $301,410 in campaign contributions.[2] The six largest contributors to his campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Florida Republican Party $61,000
Hospital Corporation of America $2,000
Florida Home Builders Association $2,000
Florida Cable Telecommunications Association $2,000
TECO Energy $2,000
Florida Association of Realtors $2,000

Personal

Crist has a wife, Angela.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Florida Senate, District 12
2002–2010
Succeeded by
Jim Norman