Nightly News   |  March 27, 2013

Ashley Judd will not run for Senate after all

Actress Ashley Judd, who had considered running for U.S. Senate in Kentucky where her opponent would have been Mitch McConnell, announced on Twitter that she will not campaign so that she can focus on her family. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> well, after flirting with a run for u.s. senate in kentucky, ashley judd says she's going to sit this race out after all. the actress and eighth generation kentuckyian was considering going after the democratic nomination in the race against senator mitch mcconnell , who has republican senate leader will put up a well financed fight.