September 21, 2014

Who Said That?

Florida's quote of the day

| 8/2/2013

"Well, they're sweating all over the Internet."

-- John Morgan

Orlando trial lawyer and uber-fundraiser John Morgan said Thursday he will likely spend "a lot of money" financing a ballot initiative to legalize medical marijuana use in Florida.

And in another signal that former Gov. Charlie Crist intends to enter the 2014 race, the prominent Democratic donor – and Crist's employer -- declared that Republicans were "sweating all over the Internet" about an expected Crist bid for governor.

For months, the Florida Republican Party has been attacking the former GOP governor, who is widely expected to run as a Democrat next year.

"I got a thing in the Morgan household, never let them see you sweat. Well, they're sweating all over the Internet," Morgan told reporters before his speech to Tallahassee's Tiger Bay Club. "He's still a private citizen, and they're falling apart."

Read more at the Orlando Sentinel.

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single ditgital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Dry Tortugas: Seaplane to Snorkeling
Dry Tortugas: Seaplane to Snorkeling

Accessible only by boat or seaplane, Dry Tortugas National Park is known the world over as the home of magnificent Fort Jefferson, picturesque blue waters, superlative coral reefs and marine life, and the vast assortment of bird life that frequent the area.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Who gets your vote for governor - Scott or Crist?

  • Rick Scott
  • Charlie Crist

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe