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  Roland Burris Wants To Run For Re-Election, But Only To Finish Glorious Term
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Last EditedHomegrown Democrat  Sep 10, 2010 04:40pm
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AuthorJack Stuef
News DateFriday, September 10, 2010 09:15:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionEarlier this year, a court ruled that Roland Burris could not run in a special election to finish out the final weeks of his term, from the November election until the new Congress meets. The court said that was only for candidates who were also running in the election for a full term in Burris’ seat, which is on the same ballot as the special election. But because Roland Burris is insane, he is fighting like hell, appealing to the Supreme Court, to get into this special election to hold onto his seat for a few weeks in which Congress does nothing. Never mind that voters would never actually elect Roland Burris in this contest.
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