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Dem Sen. Accused of Plagiarism Drops Out of Reelection Race

Senator John Walsh, the Democrat who found himself engulfed in a plagiarism scandal weeks ago, announced today he would no longer be seeking reelection, leaving the Democrats an opportunity to find another candidate to run.

RELATED: Montana Papers Call on Plagiarizing Senator to Drop Out of Reelection Race

Montana reporter Chuck Johnson broke the news this afternoon, tweeting out Walsh’s statement announcing his intentions.

State Democrats have to choose a new nominee by August 20th.

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