Century of the Common Iowan: Is McCarthy going to leave the state Legislature?
Excerpted from this post at Century of the Common Iowan
Iowa Independent had a story last week about Civic Skinny reporting
that House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy might not run for reelection
in 2010. ... Civic Skinny says McCarthy has talked with Gov. Culver
about a job in his administration. When I first heard about this, I
thought McCarthy might be eyeing a run for Congress in Iowa's 3rd
district that is currently held by Leonard Boswell. This is all pure
speculation, but maybe McCarthy knows Boswell is going to retire.
McCarthy would be the logical choice of party insiders to be the