Perhaps he didn't know his microphone was on, but House Education Committee Chairman Bob Tata (R-85, Virginia Beach) said of Delegate Brian Moran (D-46, Alexandria), as the latter approached the committee room lecturn to introduce a bill of his:

"Here comes the governor."

Those paying attention chuckled out loud. Delegate Moran has announced an exploratory committee to seek the Democrat gubernatorial nomination for 2009.