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Duckworth not running for US Senate

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Iraq veteran Tammy Duckworth says she will not run for a Hawaii seat.

Questions rose about whether the McKinley High School graduate would run for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Sen. Daniel Akaka.

Duckworth said she's not sure if she'll run for office again. If she does, it will not be for Hawaii.

In 2006, Duckworth loss a close race for an Illinois Congressional seat to the Republican candidate.

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