Governor Patrick, who according to the rag “The Herald’, is on his way to DC for a dinner with the President. If:
1) He is offered a cabinet position, and
2) He accepts.
I get that Tim Murray would become Governor, but would:
* the Lt. Governor’s position remain open?
* someone else like Senate President Therese Murray move into that spot?
* there be a special election?
I know it happened recently when Weld left, but I don’t remember what occurred.