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Governor Patrick Picks Interim Senator to fill John Kerry’s U.S. Senate Seat

David2834 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 7:56 AM
Repugnicants, classy! Exactly what you get from the left!

Barney Frank must be inconsolable. On Wednesday, Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick chose William “Mo” Cowan -- his former chief of staff -- to replace John Kerry in the United States Senate until a special election can be held early next summer:

Cowan, Patrick’s former chief of staff, will serve until a special election is held to fill Sen. Kerry’s seat. Patrick will officially announce the appointment at an 11 a.m. news conference.

Kerry was confirmed on Tuesday to be the nation’s next secretary of state. His resignation after nearly three decades in the Senate becomes official on...