Former Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens 'evaluating' US Senate run, criticizes incumbent Roy Blunt

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Former Gov. Eric Greitens is floating another political comeback. Greitens on Monday expressed interest in running for the U.S. Senate seat held by fellow Republican Roy Blunt and blasted the incumbent for failing to adequately back former President Donald Trump. Greitens, since resigning amid an avalanche of controversy in June 2018, toyed with a political comeback in 2020 before retreating as the candidate filing deadline for governor expired. So it wasn’t clear Tuesday whether he would follow through with a campaign. But his entry would potentially split the Missouri G…

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