At Chick and Ruth's Delly in Annapolis, where politicians' favorite meals are named for them and listed in large print signs above the counter, a diner can order a "John R. Leopold" — chicken noodle soup.
But that may not be for much longer.
A new menu at the downtown restaurant comes out toward the end of February, and officials who are out of office are also off the menu. Whether Leopold will be removed from his position as Anne Arundel County executive – he's currently suspended, having been found guilty Tuesday of misconduct in office – is unknown, and owner Teddy Levitt said he's thinking about what to do with the menu.
"If someone is out of office,...