Politics & Government

Michelle Obama to headline Charlie Crist fundraiser in Orlando Oct. 17

ORLANDO -- First lady Michelle Obama is Orlando-bound to raise money for for Charlie Crist.

Obama will headline a fundraiser for Crist in Florida on Oct. 17 at the Orlando-area home of former basketball star Grant Hill — the White House’s first foray into the governor’s race in the Sunshine State.

No events have been set so far for President Barack Obama in Florida, but a trip of his own to campaign for Crist hasn’t been ruled out.