Specter to Draw Tough Primary Challenge?

Posted: Mar 02, 2009 4:59 PM
Club for Growth President Pat Toomey today released the following statement:

"As this disastrous recession worsens, I have become increasingly concerned about the future of our state and national economy. Unfortunately, the recent extraordinary response of the federal government – more corporate bailouts, unprecedented spending and debt, higher taxes – is likely to make things worse. I think we are on a dangerously wrong path. Pennsylvanians want a US Senator focused on real and sustainable job creation that gets our economy growing again. That is why I am considering becoming a candidate for the US Senate."

In April of '08, I speculated in a piece for Politico that this might just happen...

Update: As Jill Stanek emailed me, he may be in need of a Martini tonight.