Over at Wonkette.com, a site owned and run by OC’s Commie Girl Rebecca Schoenkopf, this story is trending https://wonkette.com/628196/is-darrell-issa-unresigning-from-congress-to-spend-more-time-losing-in-whole-new-district. Could Darrell Issa be plotting a new district to run in for the midterms?
Issa’s statement doesn’t say he’s retiring or resigning, just that he’s not seeking Re-election to CD49. Wonkette suggests Issa might be eyeing CD50, parts of which he used to represent and a district Trump beat Clinton by 15 percentage points.
Issa is sneaky enough to pull this off. Let’s see if the mainstream press jumps on this idea.