September 22

Meet the Man You’ve Never Heard of Who Desperately Wants to Be Vice President

Jim Jatras realizes his chances of becoming the next vice president of the United States are slim, but he’s trying anyway. Trying really hard. In fact, the former Senate staffer and former U.S. foreign service officer took to Twitter earlier this month to announce his interest in the vice presidency, after mailing Republican presidential candidates a letter to the same effect. He even sent out his own press release advertising his availability for the job. “I have notified all the d...

 

- Letter to Treasury Secretary Lew from Congressman Bill Posey

- Letter to Treasury Secretary Geithner from Senators Rand Paul, Jim DeMint, Mike Lee, and Saxby Chambliss