Drip...drip...drip...: CO candidate details WH job offers

Colorado senate candidate Andrew Romanoff has confirmed that the White House offered him not one, not two, but three separate jobs in government to drop out of the primary race against the incumbent Michael Bennett.Those bribery counts are starting to add up. Here's Politico:In a statement released at 6:25 a.m., Gibbs said Messina did reach out to Romanoff to see if it would be possible to keep him out of a primary challenge to Bennet, who had the White House's backing. "Andrew Romanoff applied for a position at USAID during the Presidential transition," Gibbs said. "He filed this application through the Transition on-line process. After the new administration took office, he followed up by phone with White House personnel," Gibbs said."Jim Messina called and emailed Romanoff last September to see if he was still interested in a position at USAID, or if, as had been reported, he was running for the US Senate. Months earlier, the President had endorsed Senator...(Read Full Post)