Former state Auditor Crit Luallen says she will not run for governor in 2015.
Luallen has been mentioned as a possible Democratic contender as Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear finishes his second term.
In a written statement, Luallen said Thursday she is passionate about
future but decided not to run because it was the best decision for her family. Kentucky
Luallen's decision could open the door for Attorney General Jack Conway, a Luallen ally, to seek the Democratic nomination.