MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – A Local 24 News Exclusive. Congressman David Kustoff is talking for the first time about his possible run for U.S. Senate.
“Make a decision within the next several weeks. Again, how can I make the country stronger and work with President Trump? The answer to that may very well be, be a candidate for the United States Senate,” said Kustoff.
Kustoff joins the list of potential candidates for the office being vacated by Senator Lamar Alexander. He says he will first talk it over with his family and fellow lawmakers.
If he runs, Kustoff says he wants to continue his work with tax cuts to put more money in our pockets.
Meanwhile, President Donald Trump tweeted his support for the U.S. Ambassador to Japan, Bill Hagerty.