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Ben Affleck has addressed recent rumors regarding a possible run for the Senate on CBS's Face the Nation. The Argo director's name has been mentioned as a potential candidate for Massachusetts if John Kerry is nominated to succeed Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State. While speaking with CBS news anchor Bob Schieffer in the forthcoming installment, Affleck said that he won't get into speculation over his political future. Although Affleck did not rule out running for office entirely, he did say that his acting work and role outside of government as a political advocate means that he has "a lot on my plate". (more) »


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