Obama's VP announcement - is it Chet Edwards?
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Instead of hoping that St. Nicholas soon will be here, political observers are hoping that Barack Obama's vice presidential choice will soon be here. And could it be a long-shot? Just maybe?
Just in from the Associated Press
Presidential candidate Barack Obama is hours away from naming his running mate, as little-known Texas congressman Chet Edwards is emerging as a finalist.
Who is Chet Edwards?
“I didn't want to see a discussion of candidates for vice president without showing the House of Representatives… I just wanted people to be aware of the extraordinary credentials of Chet Edwards. And I hope he will be the nominee.”
How does he fare behind a microphone? Here he is from the 2006 Texas Democratic Convention: