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Matthew McConaughey tells the Longview News-Journal where he stands on political office

He called himself a "free agent" when it came to someone signing him up.
Credit: City of Austin

LONGVIEW, Texas — There has been a lot of speculation when it comes to Longview's Matthew McConaughey running for governor in Texas or even president.

The Longview News-Journal asked the Longview ISD grad and Academy Award winner how serious he is. McConaughey has added best-selling author to his list of accomplishments with his new book, Greenlights, that talks a lot about his childhood in Longview.

Right now, it appears McConaughey is looking for the right place to strike to work with Republicans and Democrats.

Read the full story from our newspaper partners the Longview News-Journal

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