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From The Crypt, via Wonkette:

Joe Lieberman returned to Capitol Hill today -- his first day back since speaking at the GOP convention --  and was greeted by the resignation of his $120,000-a-year legislative director Joe Goffman.

He gave no reason for his departure -- but indicated he has no firm future plans.

It appears the rats are leaving the sinking ship (I do not intend to compare Mr. Goffman to a rat, he sounds like a very nice guy).  As Wonkette comments:

He probably just got a job offer to do, well, anything else.

Please click though to read the rest on The Crypt here.

P.S.  I searched for "Joe Goffman" before posting, so please don't slag me if this has already been posted.  Feel free to slag me for Diary length.

Originally posted to Send Rahm a Cheesecake on Tue Sep 09, 2008 at 06:44 AM PDT.

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