Sunday, June 26, 2011
Media outlets, including the New York Times, have jokingly suggested that 30 Rock star Alec Baldwin, known for also being a big contributor to Democrat candidates, should run for the seat in the upcoming special election.
Based on his past contributions, however, it's clear that Baldwin's involvement in politics is no joke. The actor-comedian said earlier this year that he was "very interested" in a political run.
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