Lieutenant Governor Joe Maxwell is not going to run for reelection next year. Maxwell has made his surprise announcement at the State Capitol. He says his wife is suffering from a painful and debilitating medical condition, and his priority is with his family. Maxwell says the illness is not life-threatening. Maxwell says he had planned to run for a second term but says he needs to put all of his energy into his family instead of into his political career.
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