02/22/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Kennedy Dropped Senate Bid After Governor Paterson Soured On Her: NY Post

Caroline Kennedy last night withdrew from consideration to replace Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, just two months after rocking the New York political landscape by throwing her hat in the ring.

She confirmed the news publicly in a statement released shortly after midnight today - hours after The Post exclusively revealed her decision last night.

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