Dr. Mehmet Oz will enter the high-stakes race for Pennsylvania’s open US Senate seat as a Republican.
A source told The Post that Oz, 61, is expected to announce his candidacy on Fox News’ “Hannity” Tuesday night.
The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Monday, citing several sources familiar with the matter, that the cardiac surgeon, author and host of TV’s “Dr. Oz Show” has already hired campaign aides and reached out to Pennsylvania GOP leaders.
The Republican field was shaken up earlier this month when the early front-runner, Sean Parnell, suspended his campaign after a judge ruled against him in a custody battle amid allegations that he had abused his estranged wife and three children.
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