Mark Harris says he won’t run in North Carolina election do-over

Mark Harris says he won’t run in North Carolina election do-over

By Lauren Barron-Lopez (Politico) –

Republican Mark Harris announced on Tuesday that he will not run in the new election for North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District, citing his compromised health.

A new election was called last week after Harris’ campaign was the subject of fraud allegations that tainted the midterm election. The state board of elections declined to certify the race between Harris and Democrat Dan McCready in 2018, instead voting last week to order a new election.

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