Scott Brown Bows Out of Mass. Senate Race

NEWSMAX:  …”I was not at all certain that a third Senate campaign in less than four years, and the prospect of returning to a Congress even more partisan than the one I left, was really the best way for me to continue in public service at this time,” Brown, 53, said in a statement…

A Public Polling Policy survey released this week found that Massachusetts Republicans would rather see Brown run for governor.

In addition, the poll found a race between Brown and Democratic front-runner Rep. Ed Markey to replace Kerry would have been a squeaker, with Brown leading Markey by only three percentage points — 48 to 45 percent — for the Senate seat…  (more)