Congressman To Fill In On KIRO/Seattle
May 26, 2006 at 6:47 AM (PT)
Controversial Congressman JIM MCDERMOTT (D-WA) will fill in for DAVE ROSS on the latter's ENTERCOM Talk KIRO-A/SEATTLE show next week while ROSS takes his vacation.
The SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER reports that MCDERMOTT, dubbed "BAGHDAD JIM" by opponents for his visit to IRAQ to oppose U.S. policy there and most recently in the news for a federal appeals court fining him over $700,000. for illegally taping and giving to reporters a cell phone conversation involving former House Speaker NEWT GINGRICH and present House Majority Leader JOHN BOEHNER (D-OH), will be accommpanied by KIRO's JOHN PROCCACINO for MONDAY and TUESDAY's shows.