TELL US: Who Should Run For Governor?

Governor Deval Patrick won't run again, and Lt. Gov. Tim Murray wants the job. So do Treasurer Steve Grossman and 2010 Republican candidate Charlie Baker. Who do you think should run for governor?

Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray could hold out any longer. On Thursday, he told the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce he'd like to be governor, according to WBUR. 

Mind you, he didn't say he would run, just that he wants to be governor. With the election two years away, starting an official campaign now would be a bit premature. 

But Murray's not alone. Governor Deval Patrick has said he will not run in 2014, leaving the door open for Murray and a host of other suitors to the office. State treasurer Steve Grossman and 2010 Republican gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker have also expressed interest in a run in 2014. And it wasn't so long ago that Scott Brown was greeted with shouts of "Governor!" during is concession speech. 

Who do you think should run for governor? Is there someone out of the box you think would make a great leader of the commonwealth? Or do you want one of these Massachusetts heavyweights to square off for the corner office? Tell us in the comments below.

Just a person! November 20, 2012 at 02:22 PM
Can anyone tell me where I can sign up for one of those "welcome packages" that our President Obama is now giving out to the illegals??? What don't people understand about"illegal" I really don't understand what the governor and the president are thinking, but then again... I should just say thank you to all who voted for this. Another issue for "ridiculous.com"
Just a person! November 20, 2012 at 02:29 PM
Welcome packages from president Obama for immigrants. Free welfare,ebt cards, Medicaid, Medicare, social security benefits. Check it out! On USA.gov It gives directions on how to get all this if you are an illegal immigrant, I think I will change my status from American to an "illegal immigrant" and quit my job and live off this program.
Owen November 20, 2012 at 03:19 PM
If no one else will say it, I will: give it a rest. Obviously no one took your bait. Have a good one.
Just a person! November 20, 2012 at 06:42 PM
Obviously you must be one of these!
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