Wot? Me Move to the RIAA? No Thanks!
Mary Bono says she doesn't want to replace Hilary 'Reach Out' Rosen as head RIAA truth adjustor.
The wife of the late Sonny Bono, Congresswoman Bono - a member of the House Commerce subcommittee on telecommunications and the Internet - is trying to form a new congressional caucus on music piracy and copyrights and according to June 16 Associated Press reports, is telling everyone she, "isn't actively seeking the job".
In political parlance, of course, this kind of denial normally means, "Gosh Golly! What a tremendous surprise! I don't really want the job. Honest! But since you insist ..."
The AP story has her saying. "I have not talked to them, they have not talked to me. I haven't put myself through the mental gymnastics about whether I would or wouldn't take that job."
And, "We are not commenting on the search process except to say it's ongoing," RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) spokeswoman Amy Weiss says.
Not at all incidentally, the entertainment industry (that's 'TV/Music/Movies') coughed up $22,100 for La Bono in the 2002 election, says opensecrets here.
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