Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard won’t seek reelection to Congress in 2020

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard won’t seek reelection to Congress in 2020
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Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard announced she won’t run for reelection to Congress in 2020, focusing her efforts on continuing her bid for the Democratic presidential nomination.

Gabbard — who received 1% support in a CNN poll conducted by SSRS last week — remains a longshot candidate for the Democratic nomination, and some Hawaii political insiders have quietly suggested that Gabbard could be eyeing a cable news contributor deal, though publicly it remains just speculation.

“I will not be seeking re-election to Congress in 2020, and I humbly ask you for your support for my candidacy for President of the United States,” Gabbard said in a