Georgia Dems coalescing to support Sam Nunn's daughter for Senate

Here's a good example of how far a famous last name can take you in politics. Beloved former Georgia Senator Sam Nunn's daughter has been quietly spreading the word in recent weeks that she will be a candidate for the senate seat being vacated by the retiring Republican Saxby Chambliss. This has thrilled national Democrats who have been working on Ms. Nunn for months. The Hill: Nunn has emerged as Democrats' top choice for the seat in recent weeks, and began moving towards a run shortly after Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) announced he'd retire at the end of his term.  Democrats are excited about her profile as a female administrator of the largest organization in the country dedicated to volunteer service. Nunn attended a DSCC fundraiser in Atlanta last Sunday headlined by President Obama, and worked the room hard, making sure to meet and greet everyone there.  According to sources, she also told a number of people in the room that day that she was running, and the...(Read Full Post)