Could Chris Matthews make a jump From TV to the Senate? Why yes, I think he could. But just wait for the punchline…
The subject came up at a dinner Mr. Matthews attended last week that was held by Senator Barack Obama’s biggest New York fund-raiser and attended by a phalanx of generous contributors to Democratic candidates.
“People have asked me about it,” Mr. Matthews said about the Pennsylvania race in a telephone interview. “I’ve never told anyone that I’m running.”
NBC News policies do not allow staff members to have an active role in any political campaign.