by Max Brantley
Zac Wright, Gov. Mike Beebe's communications director, is taking a leave of absence next week to head to South Carolina where he will be communications director for Hillary Clinton's presidential primary campaign in that state.
Polling in South Carolina so far has Clinton and Obama close.
I asked Wright about the future after the Jan. 29 primary, the last of the big four early tests. He said that's all he'd talked about, primary work.
Communicating to the last, Wright sends along a Governing magazine article with high praise for Gov. Beebe's recent work in the legislature. Here's a PDF.
Hey, maybe the Democrats need a can-do Arkansas governor ticket-balancer, too.