Ben Affleck On Possible Senate Run: ‘One Never Knows’

December 20, 2012 7:32 AM
Ben Affleck On Possible Senate Run: ‘One Never Knows’
" BOSTON (CBS) - Earlier this week, WBZ-TV’s Jon Keller reported that one name he heard tossed around for a potential Senate run in Massachusetts is that of actor-director Ben Affleck.

Affleck, the pride of Cambridge, has been active in Democratic Party politics for more than a decade.

So would he run for John Kerry’s Senate seat, if Kerry becomes Secretary of State?

Bob Schieffer, the host of CBS’s “Face The Nation,” asked him Wednesday in a taping for this Sunday’s show in Washington.

“One never knows. I’m not one to get into conjecture,” Affleck said.

“I do have a great fondness and admiration for the political process in this country "

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