US Rep. Rush Holt Not Ready To Discuss Next Step As He Announces He Will Not Seek Re-election
February 19, 2014

Via NJ.com:

After 16 years in Congress, U.S. Rep. Rush Holt (D-Hopewell Township) will not seek re-election to his seat in the 12th District, he announced yesterday.

Holt, 65, whose current two-year term ends this year, announced his decision in an email to supporters yesterday afternoon but did not specify his future plans.

“This is not the time to discuss next steps in my career; that can come later. This is not a farewell,” he said. “I ran for office because I believed that a representative can build confidence in our self-government by providing conscientious service so that every person knows tha...

Continue reading...

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

Discussion

We are currently migrating to Disqus

On May 14, 2022, we started migrating our comments from Insticator back to Disqus. During this transition period, some posts will have Insticator and some Disqus. For more information on the transition, as well as information regarding old C&L accounts, please see this post.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.