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Crist consorting with Cuban anti-sanctions crowd

Gov. Charlie Crist, who has supported sanctions against Cuba and signed a law that imposed financial burdens on travel agencies that arrange trips to Cuba, is slated to collect checks today for his Senate campaign from some prominent members of the anti-sanctions crowd. Is another Crist flip-flop in the works?

Co-hosts of the event Friday in Miami Beach include Alfredo Duran, a lawyer and Bay of Pigs veteran who advocates opening a dialogue with Cuba, and Maria "Tessie" Aral, who runs a company that charters trips to Cuba. Download Crist Invite FINAL

Last year, amid heavy criticism from some Cuban exiles, President Obama lifted restrictions on Cuban-Americans who sought to visit family on the island and send them money.