Remind me again: Why isn’t Bobby Jindal at the top of Romney’s VP shortlist?

Again, I agree completely. From

Obligatory caveat: Maybe he is. No one knows except for Romney’s inner circle. But all of the rumors lately have to do with Portman, Pawlenty, and Ryan, with Rubio and Christie unlikely dark horse possibilities. Jindal’s name seems to have disappeared — even though he’s probably the one guy out there more than any other who would satisfy virtually everyone in the Republican galaxy. As Matt Lewis put it:

To repeat: Bobby Jindal is the safest pick that is exciting, and the most exciting pick that is safe.

Beat this bio: Son of immigrants, Oxford University/Rhodes scholar, headed La. Dept. of Health and Hospitals, Congressman, Governor.

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