Clay Aiken Seeking Seat In Congress?
Unnamed sources tell the Washington Blade former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken is seeking a seat in the House of Representatives.By Erik Shute | January 3, 2014
"American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken might be swapping out his mic for a super PAC. Speculation suggests he's making a run for Congress.
"Clay Aiken might be looking to get into politics. The 35-year-old singer is now putting a team together to run for Congress. The report says he has already got most of the staff together, and they are polling people across the state of North Carolina, where he is from, to see if they would vote for him." (Via KTRK)
Unnamed sources first talked with the Washington Blade. They said Aiken is in Washington with Democratic power players who plan to help him make a bid for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Blade continues: