There’s Beltway buzz in the Democratic Party right now, an insider told PolitickerNJ.

If Hillary Clinton doesn’t run for president, Secretary of State John Kerry could take a second stab at the job, despite his public comments to the contrary.

“His wife wants him to run; he’s got money,” said the source. “I hear it all the time in D.C. He’s in the mix. There’s talk.”

Kerry narrowly lost his 2004 bid against incumbent Republican President George W. Bush. Kerry?