Your Wednesday Afternoon Republican Juggernaut Update

Oh, my. This has more to do with Jebbie’s anointed successor than it does our dear Katherine, however she isin the mix.

A young rising star in the Republican Party has boasted to witnesses of his sexual relationship with Charlie Crist, the frontrunner in the Florida governor’s race who has repeatedly denied that he is gay.

The GOP staffer, 21-year-old Jason Wetherington, told friends at separate social functions in August that he had sex with Crist, according to two credible and independent sources who heard Wetherington make the claim first-hand.

Wetherington, who recently worked as a field director for U.S. Senate candidate Katherine Harris and currently works for state representative Ellyn Bodganoff’s reelection campaign, also named a man whom he said is Crist’s long-term partner, a convicted thief named Bruce Carlton Jordan who also recently worked for Harris in her long-shot Senate bid.

Jordan made headlines recently when the Miami Herald learned that the felon was working as Harris’s travel aide. The newspaper noted that Jordan, 42, was reported to be close friends with Charlie Crist, whom he convinced to attend an annual Florida Funeral Directors Association meeting in 2003.

Jordan was charged in 2003 with stealing thousands of dollars from two organizations for whom he worked, including the Tallahassee-based Florida Funeral Directors Association, where he served as executive director. He completed a 60-day jail sentence in February and will be on probation until the year 2011, according to state records.

4 thoughts on “Your Wednesday Afternoon Republican Juggernaut Update

  1. …one is almost forced to wonder whether young Mr. Wetherington, rather than being a remarkably blabby fellow, is actually an act of revenge turned loose by your dear Katherine on Jeb and all those other Repub leaders who more or less fed her to the sharks rather than support her Senate run…
    I mean, I don’t hang with a lot of Repub’s, but the ones I do know aren’t normally in the habit of casually discussing their sexual conquests, ESPECIALLY those of a same-sex nature…

  2. Your theory makes great sense. Finally, Katherine Harris has a special purpose!

  3. …well, that’s why I said ‘the Repub’s I know’. I would like to state categorically and for the record that I do not hang out (THERE’S a disturbing choice of words) with Gannon/Guckert…

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