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Crist move prompts CQ Politics ratings change: From 'likely Republican to leans Republican"

"Crist’s decision to run under no party affiliation is a political long shot and likely GOP nominee Marco Rubio will continue to be favored in November, but the move by Crist has also given renewed hope to Democrats and has caused CQ Politics to change Florida’s Senate race rating from Likely Republican to Leans Republican."