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Charlie Crist campaign accused Republicans of yelling 'refried beans' at Democrat, but they were chanting 'keep Florida free'

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Photo (left): Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images; Photo (right): Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images for Latino Victory Project

The Florida gubernatorial campaign took a bizarre turn when the campaign for Democrat Charlie Crist accused Republican supporters of yelling "refried beans" at his running mate when they were actually chanting "keep Florida free."

The embarrassing episode unfolded when Julio Ligorría, a Democratic communications strategist, accused supporters of Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis of a racist chant against Crist's running mate, Karla Hernández-Mats, who is a Honduran-American.

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