Sometime there's benefits to running for office even if you have a snowballs chance of winning. Take Annette Taddeo for example. The self made Colombian-American millionaire ran against popular incumbent Ileana Ros-Lehtnin for Congress last Fall. Though, she ran a surprisingly strong and respectable campaign that gave her a foot in the door of the world of politics she lost. There was some talk of an appointment in the Obama administration, but that never panned out.
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"I am seriously looking at it, but I haven't made a decision," Miami Democrat Annette Taddeo said of a potential run for chief financial officer.
She said she has not talked about the matter to Miami Mayor Manny Diaz, who also is being talked about as a CFO candidate..."
In other CFO news, former Republican CFO Tom Gallagher will not run again, and instead support Jeff Atwater.