Wednesday, January 21, 2009
NYT and Politico re CK withdrawing
Ms. Kennedy appeared to waver on whether to withdraw, and was preparing a statement reasserting her interest in the job. But just after midnight, she decided to make clear she was taking her name out of consideration and released the statement saying so. [....]
Publicly and privately, Mr. Paterson has talked about the importance of selecting a woman to replace Mrs. Clinton, which could boost such candidates as Ms. Gillibrand, Representative Carolyn B. Maloney, and Randi Weingarten, the president of the United Federation of Teachers.
Box at the bottom of the page. My name was in it already. 200+ comments.
Politico's version is confusing. Update is at the bottom of the story but the headline still says she's in.http://www.politico.com/blogs/scorecard/0109/AP_Kennedys_back_in.html#comments
Comment box at the bottom. Short string.
Posted by 1950 Democrat at 10:12 PM