Sandra Fluke files papers to run for Waxman seat, and she can only hope Rush Limbaugh weighs in again.

Sandra Fluke files papers to run for Waxman seat, and she can only hope Rush Limbaugh weighs in again.

IT’S a first step to Sandra Fluke being a congressional candidate for the retiring Rep. Henry Waxman’s seat. Fluke was made a national feminist icon when Rush Limbaugh called her a “slut” on his radio show.

An adviser says Fluke had to file for the state party’s endorsement because of a looming deadline and that she’s keeping her options open. “It is not the same as her announcing her candidacy,” the adviser said. [Washington Post]

Already running his Wendy Greuel, who came in second in the Los Angeles mayoral contest, and state Sen. Ted Lieu.