"Fred Thompson will take the first step towards declaring himself a candidate
for the Republican presidential nomination, according to Ryan Sager at the New
York Sun. After reportedly meeting with campaign-finance advisors, Thompson will
launch a presidential pre-exploratory committee, in a move that will delight
Republicans and satirists in equal measure:"
Can anyone keep track of all the candidates that are in the race anymore? I don't know much about Thompson, but he seems to sit to the right in the Republican party.