Vanderhoef won't run for U.S. Senate

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Rockland County Executive Scott Vanderhoef officially announced this morning that he will not run for the U.S. Senate seat held by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.).

Vanderhoef said he believed that there was simply not a sufficient amount of time to raise the necessary campaign funds, with only six months left before Election Day.

He also denied reports that he will run for state comptroller.

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