Kind passing on 2018 guv bid, will instead seek re-election to Congress

Courtesy of U.S. Rep. Ron Kind
Courtesy of U.S. Rep. Ron Kind

Dem U.S. Rep. Ron Kind said today he won't run for governor in 2018 and will instead focus on ensuring Congress won't enact policies "that will harm Wisconsinites back home."
He'll also run for re-election to his La Crosse area seat in 2018, a spokeswoman said.
Kind, D-La Crosse, said in a statement he's "extremely humbled and appreciative" of those who've approached him encouraging him to run. But "after much consideration and consultation with my family," he said, he decided not to run and instead give his "undivided attention" to his work in Congress.
"I will work with anyone willing to cre...

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