Evidently, there is a new poll that has just come out that shows Ridge being beaten in the rethug primary, by right-wing nutter, Pat Toomey. Just like Specter would have been.
Just how disappointed are Republicans at Tom Ridge’s decision to sidestep a bruising primary battle with extreme conservative Pat Toomey? Maybe we should ask South Carolina’s Lindsey Graham, who spent the last week touting Ridge as the savior of the Republican Party.TPM has more...
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BREAKING: Ridge Will Not Run For Senate In 2010:
Tom Ridge will not be challenging Pat Toomey for the Republican Senate nomination in Pennsylvania in 2010. In a statement released today, the former governor and Homeland Security chief said, "[a]fter careful consideration and many conversations with friends and family and the leadership of my party, I have decided not to seek the Republican nomination for Senate."