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Gordon Fox will not run for Mayor Providence

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Dee DeQuattro

ddequattro@abc6.com

Despite political speculation, House Speaker Gordon Fox will not run for mayor of Providence next year.

Fox made the announcement to  members of the house democratic caucus at a retreat on at the University of Rhode Island Monday.

Current Providence Mayor Angel Taveras is expected to announce a run for governor.

Republican Daniel Harrop said regardless of who runs on the Democratic side he plans on seeking the office.

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