If you told me in 1988 that another Massachusetts liberal would be running for President in 16 years I would have bent over laughing. Well, now that Massachusetts liberal who lost last week may try again in four years.
Kerry fueled talk about a 2008 bid during remarks at a Washington restaurant Saturday night. He provoked a thunderous reaction by reminding about 400 campaign aides and volunteers that Ronald Reagan twice sought the Republican nomination for president before winning it in 1980.With a nod to Lloyd Bentsen, "I knew Ronald Reagan, I voted for Ronald Reagan. John Kerry you're no Ronald Reagan."