Daschle won’t run in 2004…

AP reports that Sen. Tom Daschle will not run for President in 2004. Be sure to follow the campaign on The Rhetorica Network at the Presidential Campaign Rhetoric 2004 site. (via PoliticalWire)

UPDATE (11:33 a.m.): Dan Balz just posted a more extensive article.

UPDATE (11:38 a.m.): Daschle continues the regular-people rhetoric mentioned in connection with Sen. John Edwards recently. One of his stated reasons for not running is so he can continue “fighting for working families all across America.”

UPDATE (3:02 p.m.): The Scrum wonders why the sudden change of heart.