Yahoo! News reports Rep. Darrell Issa, who bankrolled the recall and was presumed to be running, has decided against it.

(Hat tip: Poliblog)

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  1. John says:

    Man, that’s got to hurt.

  2. Randy says:

    Sounds like Issa was made an offer he cannot refuse. If so, someone in the White House is more than just a disinterested observer.

  3. Ed says:

    His next title:

    U.S. Ambassador to Bolivia Daniel Issa.

  4. ed says:

    Make that *Darrell*