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If you thought hearing Alyssa Milano screeching on Twitter, CNN and wherever she can was annoying you have not seen anything yet.
Imagine her walking the halls of Congress with the likes of New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and The Squad, because that is what she has on her mind, Yahoo News reported .
The 48-yearold actress has her eyes fixed on a House seat in California Republicans have held for three decades.
The star of “Who’s the Boss?,” “Charmed” and “Insatiable,” said on Tuesday that “I’m looking at California’s 4th District to potentially run against [Rep. Tom] McClintock (R).”
“I split my time between Truckee, Calif., and Bell Canyon, Calif., and the Republicans have basically had a strong arm there in the 4th District,” she said.
It is a strong Republican area where Rep. McClintock is very popular and Milano is, still, very annoying. He won his district in 2020 with 56 percent of the vote and Donald Trump defeated Joe Biden in his district by 9 points.
“It’s going to take someone with, I think, name recognition and deep pockets to be able to run against McClintock, and so I’m considering it. I’m basically gathering information right now, speaking to different consultants, speaking to the community,” she said.
And she is correct. She is well known and rich, but she may be overestimating what she is well known for these days.
“Before I run, obviously I can’t do both at the same time,” she said. “So it’s just really going to be about timing.”She is shooting a movie for Netflix and is working on a reboot of the popular 1980s sitcom “Who’s The Boss?” Milano has long expressed a desire to run for political office. In 2018 she said entering politics would be part of her “10-year plan” when her young children were older. A political bid is “something that I think about” she said in 2019. Last month, she weighed the idea of a run against McClintock, who’s held his House seat since 2009, with her more than 3.6 million Twitter followers. “Congressman McClintock was one of the 63 republicans to oppose Asian […]