Former American Idol Clay Aiken Is Running For Congress
February 6, 2014 at 6:35 AM (PT)
Former AMERICAN IDOL Season 2 runner-up CLAY AIKEN has embarked on a new career -- politician. AIKEN announced that he’s running for Congress as a Democrat in NORTH CAROLINA against current Republican Rep. RENEE ELLMERS.
In 2003, AIKEN came in 2nd to winner RUBEN STUDDARD. Both offered recording contracts by RCA RECORDS.
Check out his announcement posted on YOUTUBE: