Hometown Boy Does Good

Jay Carson, whose father was an attorney in Macon prior to his retirement to North Carolina, has been named Bill Clinton’s new official spokesman. Congratulations.

Former President Bill Clinton has hired a new spokesman, a veteran of the Howard Dean 2004 presidential campaign and New York City’s 2012 Olympics bid.

Jay Carson was also a former press secretary for Sen. Tom Daschle, D-S.D., and has worked for the Democratic National Committee. Clinton’s office announced Carson’s hiring Tuesday.