With his legal career hanging by a very slender thread, controversial Miami attorney Jack Thompson is apparently considering a move into politics.
The news comes by way of a lengthy Thompson appearance on The Justice Hour, a local Florida radio program. Although Thompson was a guest on Memorial Day, we didn't have a chance to catch the show until this morning. While his appearance is mostly standard-issue Thompson rhetoric, the embattled attorney did let slip one startling piece of information.
Thompson, a Republican, is eyeing a run for the Florida legislature. He made the revelation while answering a caller's question about immigration. Here's the quote:
"...My hope is that maybe one day I'll be in that legislature and sponsor and get through certain things we can do at the state level about [immigration]..."