Date: 9th July 2009

Baldwin mulls political bid

Actor Alec Baldwin has said that he is giving careful consideration to a political career in the US.

The 51-year-old Democrat declared he had the "desire" to run for office, but added an opportunity for him "may mean bad things for someone else".

In an article on his blog, the screen star said serving voters was "a sacred trust" and he would give "a lot of serious thought" to a bid.

Source: Press Release