(Scott Brown was a semi-obscure State Senator when he announced for U.S. Senate in August 2009. There are a lot of young GOP up & comers, especially in the State House. Senator Fattman? Senator Lombardo? Senator Lyons? Ok, not all of them are young…. – promoted by Paul R. Ferro)
Fresh off the closest Mass GOP Chair election in recent memory, newly elected Chair, Kirsten Hughes, is immediately put to the test. She will have to lead the effort to find a candidate for the special US Senate election to fill the seat vacated by John Kerry. The deadlines for gathering signatures and the general timing of the election leaves her with NO time to mull over a decision. She will need to act fast to identify a candidate or candidates so the work of getting them on the ballot and prepared to face the Democrats in June can begin in earnest.
That leaves the question- who should run for the US Senate Seat now that Scott has decided not to?[poll id=”