Macco opts against gubernatorial bid


GOP state Rep. John Macco announced today via Facebook Live that he won’t run for guv, saying he doesn’t have “one more big fight” left in him.
Macco, R-Ledgeview, said the last year has been transformational for him with his father passing away and then his wife this spring, saying it’s “very, very challenging for us.”
“My brother asked me, ‘Do you have one more big fight left in you?’ and I think the answer to that is no,” Macco said in the video he taped while driving using a hands-free camera. “The concept of having to get up and work 12 and 16 hours a day, six days a week for the next 15 ...

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