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Sen. Mitt Romney says he will not run for re-election in 2024

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Sen. Mitt Romney says he will not run for re-election in 2024
Mitt Romney

Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee and an outspoken critic of former President Donald Trump, will not run for re-election next year, he said in a video statement Wednesday.

“I have spent my last 25 years in public service of one kind or another. At the end of another term, I’d be in my mid-80s. Frankly, it’s time for a new generation of leaders. They’re the ones that need to make the decisions that will shape the world they will be living in,” Romney said.

He added: “While I’m not running for re-election, I’m not retiring from the fight. I’ll be your United States senator until January 2025.”

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