U.S. Treasurer May Seek Boxer’s Senate Seat

From Times Wire Reports

U.S. Treasurer Rosario Marin, the highest-ranking Latino woman in the Bush administration, is encouraging speculation that she will seek the Republican nomination to run for California’s U.S. Senate seat held by Democrat Barbara Boxer.

Marin, 44, invited reporters to a speech to Californians in Washington where she criticized Democratic Gov. Gray Davis over California’s budget deficit.