Webb Says He Won't Pursue Independent Presidential Bid

The former Virginia senator, who sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 2015, would have faced a difficult path.

Former Senator Jim Webb speaks on April 30, 2015, in Washington.

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Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb, who ran a brief campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2015, said Thursday he won't mount an independent presidential bid.

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