Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard said Thursday that he would not run for re-election for her US seat, saying he wanted to focus on trying to secure his party's nomination to challenge President Donald Trump.
Gabard, who represents Hawaii, made this message in a video and email to supporters.
"I believe I can best serve the people of Hawaii and our country as your president and commander in chief," Gabbard says in the video.  Let our news meet your inbox. Important news and stories delivered in the mornings from weekdays.