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Former Attorney General Eric Holder on Wednesday night did not dismiss rumors he will run for president in 2020.
He told The New York Times that if he ran for president, he would do so because he felt he could unify and advance the country.
In a Q&A, Times reporter Alex Burns asked the former Obama attorney general, who has remained active in politics but noncommittal about running for office, to explain why he would or wouldn't enter the race in 2020.
"If I were going to do it, I would do it because I would think I would have concluded that I could maybe unify the country, because it's bigger than any one person," Holder said.
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Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker must hold special elections in two state districts, a judge ruled on Thursday, after Democrats said he was putting off the votes over fears of losing the formerly Republican-held seats. Load Error The ruling coincides with a political climate favoring Democrats because President Donald Trump, a Republican, is historically unpopular in opinion polls eight months before midterm elections across the United States.
"That I could repair and then advance the nation in a variety of contexts. That I had something to contribute. That would be, I think that would push me toward considering the run," he continued.
"On the negative side, I've been in public life a fair amount of years. I remember unpleasant hearings with some congressman who are now leaving. And you know, to subject myself and my family to that could be a negative," he added.
Holder has previously spoken about a desire tosince President Trump took office.
He created and leads the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, which is targeting several key battleground states ahead of the 2018 midterm elections. Holder said the group is"trifectas," which are states where Republicans control the governor's mansion and both state legislative chambers.
This week, Holder said the groupto stop the Trump administration over its decision to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 Census.
Vineyard heir will likely avoid prison in DUI death of cyclist, mother of five .
A member of a California vineyard-owning family who has a DUI past will likely avoid prison time for a drunken-driving crash last year that killed a bicyclist who was a mother of five. John Giumarra III, 49, whose family owns Giumarra Vineyards Corp., was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in jail and five years probation -- which he’ll apply to serve through work release, the Bakersfield Californian reported.In addition, he will have to complete 100 hours of community service and pay $2,018 in court fines and fees, the report said.
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