Paterson's Senate Choice

At long last, New York Governor David Paterson has announced his choice for U.S. Senate, as NBC reports: I have reached a decision. I ...
by | January 21, 2009

At long last, New York Governor David Paterson has announced his choice for U.S. Senate, as NBC reports:

I have reached a decision. I thought that since there are just 17 women in the Senate... I am going to go with Michelle Obama.

(Hat tip: Political Wire)

In all seriousness, Paterson will reveal his pick in the next few days. While the First Lady won't get the nod, I do expect her to run for Senate in 2016 against freshman Republican Mark Kirk of Illinois.

Josh Goodman
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