Scozzafava as a Democrat for Congress?

Certain factions of the Republican party think Assemblywoman Dede Scozzafava is too liberal to run for the congressional seat being

Certain factions of the Republican party think Assemblywoman Dede Scozzafava is too liberal to run for the congressional seat being vacated by John McHugh.
But what about running as a member of the other party? As one well-connected Democrat argued to me, It’s an obvious way to go. She’s a moderate, well-liked and known person. It will be interesting to see what the Republicans do with her.”
She has not, in the past, been approved by the Republican Party. In 2008, she sought to run for the State Senate seat vacated by Jim Wright, but party elders backed her more conservative colleague Will Barclay, who eventually lost to then-assemblyman Darrell Aubertine.

Scozzafava as a Democrat for Congress?