The Campaign Spot

Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

And What Does the World’s Most Famous Illinois Citizen Think?


For the second time since the Blagojevich scandal broke, the editors of the Washington Post call for a special election.

I would note that a few words like “I think a special election is a good idea” from the president-elect would go a long way towards making that happen. He doesn’t have to say so as the next president; he can say so as a citizen of Illinois.

Tags: Barack Obama , Bill Richardson , Chris Dodd , Fred Thompson , Hillary Clinton , Horserace , Joe Biden , John Edwards , John McCain , Mike Huckabee , Mitt Romney , Newt Gingrich , Rudy Giuliani , Sarah Palin , Something Lighter , Tommy Thompson


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