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Former Republican Florida Gov. Charlie Crist announces that he is running for the U.S. Congress during a news conference Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Crist hopes new congressional districts ordered by the Florida Supreme Court will give him a good chance to win. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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Democratic challenger and former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist was left standing alone prior to a debate with Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott when Mr. Crist insisted on having a fan onstage to keep him cool during the meeting. Candidates are now agreeing on terms of debates prior to taking the dais. (Associated Press)

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Democratic candidate Charlie Crist, left, and Republican Gov. Rick Scott shake hands before their live television debate, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 hosted by WJXT-TV and CNN at the Channel 4 studios in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/The Florida Times-Union, Will Dickey, Pool)

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Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist waves after visiting a phone bank, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Crist is running against opponent Nan Rich for the democratic nomination for Florida Governor. Florida's primary election is Tuesday. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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Musician David Byrne and former Florida Governor Charlie Crist. Byrne sued Crist in 2010 over the unauthorized use of Talking Heads classic "Road to Nowhere" during Crist failed senatorial campaign.

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**FILE** Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist said in an interview Tuesday that the primary reason he left the Republican Party is because of its "intolerable" racism. (Fusion)

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Democratic challenger and former Florida governor Charlie Crist tweeted despite incumbent Rick Scott's obstacles "almost one million Floridians now have affordable health coverage."

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Former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist signs a copy of his book before he speaks to the Forum Club of the Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach, Fla., Monday April 14, 2014. Crist aspires to return as governor as a Democrat. (AP Photo/Matt Sedensky)