Democratic Sen. Al Franken says he won't run for president against Trump come 2020

One of President Trump's biggest critics in the Senate says he will not run for president in the 2020 general election.

Democratic Sen. Al Franken recently spoke to People Magazine about the buzz surrounding a potential White House bid.

"Yeah, I'm not going to do that," Franken stated.

Instead, the former "Saturday Night Live" star says he's focused on improving the state of health care in America and fighting against the Republican effort repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature Affordable Care Act.

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His family says all of the speculation is flattering.

Franken has been an outspoken critic of President Trump. From the possible Trump campaign collusion with Russia during the campaign-- to his battle with Trump's Education Secretary Betsy Devos during his confirmation hearing.

Franken also has a memoir coming out May 30th jokingly titled, "Al Franken: The Giant of the Senate."

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