Horizon Roundup: Flake won’t seek reelection, criticizes GOP
Oct. 27, 2017
Sen. Jeff Flake announced his decision not to run for reelection in 2018 and gave a scathing speech against Trump-era Republicanism in his retirement speech on the Senate floor.
Flake’s announcement opens up the 2018 Senate race in Arizona. Congresswoman Kristyn Sinema has announced her desire to run as the Democratic nominee, and former State Senator Kelli Ward plans to run for the Republican Party.