Well, there goes the "Romney/Condi" buttons. Condoleezza Rice says that “I didn’t run for student council president. I don’t see myself in any way in elective office.”
A lot of Republicans, including myself, were intrigued by the matchup. And while in politics you never say never, this looks like Condi is saying pretty strongly that it won’t happen.
So, on to other speculation, courtesy of TCLV.
Here’s a story from ABC News that likes former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty to get the No. 2 nod.
And of course there’s always the oft-mentioned Florida Sen. Marco Rubio.
Even Nevada’s rising star in GOP politics, Gov. Brian Sandoval, makes the long list in some circles.
Here’s a fair rundown of the likely suspects. Enjoy the speculation.