Congressman Clay Aiken?
If I had not seen his thoroughly impressive appearance on CBS Face the Nation a year or so again, I would never believe it.
But Clay Aiken is a smart, well-spoken guy who is reportedly considering a bid for Congress in North Carolina’s 2nd District, according to the Washington Blade.
Clay, one of the most successful singers in the history of American Idol, was the runner-up during the show’s second season.
The filing deadline to participate in the primary is Feb. 28. North Carolina’s primary will be held on May 6.
Face the Nation appearance is below and he begins talking at about the 3:56 mark: