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Marchant becomes latest Texas Republican to retire from Congress

Aug 05, 2019 - Politico

Rep. Kenny Marchant announced Monday he will not seek reelection next year, adding another member to the rapidly growing House GOP retirement list and opening a newly competitive Dallas-area seat.

"It is time for me to announce that I will not seek another term as congressman from the 24th District of Texas," Marchant said in a statement. "I am looking forward to finishing out my term and then returning to Texas to start a new chapter."

Marchant's seat is a top target for the Democr...