...And a collective sigh of relief goes out through the blogosphere... Boston Globe: Senator John F. Kerry plans to announce today that he is bowin
January 23, 2007

...And a collective sigh of relief goes out through the blogosphere...

Boston Globe:

kerry.jpg Senator John F. Kerry plans to announce today that he is bowing out of the 2008 presidential race, and will instead remain in Congress and seek reelection to his Senate seat next year, according to senior Democratic officials.

Kerry, a Massachusetts Democrat, plans to say he will remain in the Senate to recommit himself to efforts to extricate the United States from the war in Iraq. His decision to stay out of the presidential race reflects a realization that he would have had an uphill climb in capturing the Democratic nomination, given the other party heavyweights who are already in the race, according to the officials, who spoke to the Globe on condition of anonymity.

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