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Ronna Romney McDaniel, who's also the granddaughter of former Michigan Gov. George Romney (R), told The Detroit News that she wouldn't run for retiring Sen. Carl LevinCarl LevinSenate about to enter 'nuclear option' death spiral Devin Nunes has jeopardized the oversight role of Congress Ted Cruz wants to destroy the Senate as we know it MORE's (D-Mich.) seat.

"It's not the right time to put my kids through something like that," she told the paper.

"I'm a stay-at-home mom," Romney McDaniel continued. "My kids do not want me to run, and I said OK. That's what it comes down to."

Republicans who may still be interested in the seat include Reps. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) and Justin AmashJustin AmashObamaCare gets new lease on life Top Republican: The healthcare bill is dead House GOP abandons ObamaCare repeal effort in stunning defeat MORE (R-Mich.), as well as former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land.

On the Democratic side, Rep. Gary Peters (D-Mich.) and Democratic power broker Debbie Dingell, the wife of Rep. John Dingell (D-Mich.), are both looking into a bid.