Talkers Run For Office: Starrett For OR Governor, Skinner For Congress In MI
June 1, 2006 at 6:12 AM (PT)
SALEM Religion KPDQ/PORTLAND host MARY STARRETT has announced that she will run for Governor, seeking the nomination of the CONSTITUTION PARTY this weekend at the party's convention. STARRETT is known in the region as a former host of FISHER ABC affiliate KATU-TV's "AM NORTHWEST" and is a founding member of OREGONIANS FOR LIFE, an anti-abortion group.
At the other end of the political spectrum, former WLS-A/CHICAGO and WDTW-A/DETROIT host NANCY SKINNER's campaign for Congress is proceeding without a primary challenge and she will be the Democratic nominee for the 9th Congressional District in MICHIGAN. SKINNER has run for office in the past, most notably against now-Senator BARACK OBAMA in the Democratic primary in ILLINOIS. find out more at SkinnerForCongress.com.