This is the ninth round. It is also the last day to make nominations. This thread will be the only poll thread until the end of the day to keep nominations clear.
See below for eliminations in previous round.
A candidate can join the field if s/he receives a nomination and a second.
In the queue to join the poll are former Sen. Bill Bradley (NJ), Sen. Dick Durbin (IL) and Rep. Steny Hoyer (MD).
Second round Marcy Kaptur (Ohio)
Third round Jesse Jackson, Jr. (Illinois)
Fourth round Evan Bayh (Indiana)
Fifth round Patty Murray (Washington)
Sixth round Tim Wirth (formerly of Colorado)
Seventh round Gary Hart (Colorado)
Eighth round John Lewis (Georgia) and Anthony Zinni (US Marine Corps (ret))