Gowdy finally had it with Washington

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(Worthy News) - Trey Gowdy is done with politics.

The House Oversight Committee Chairman for years has joked privately about quitting Congress and returning home to South Carolina. On Wednesday, he finally pulled the plug — likely for good.

A rising star that many Republicans once considered a dark-horse for speaker of the House, Gowdy announced Wednesday he would not seek reelection or any political office and would instead return to the justice system. Sources close to him say he wants to return home, practice law and maybe teach and write a book with his friend Sen. Tim Scott. [ Source: Politico (Read More...) ]

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3 thoughts on “Gowdy finally had it with Washington

  1. A sad day for all of us in SC and for our country, too. I understand why he must be tired of living in the political swamp of Washington, but to Conservatives, he has been a candle shining in all the DC darkness. Now if only SC Rep. Clyburn would make the same decision...

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