Oklahoma Congressman Dan Boren with an announcement that doesn't help Democrats hopes of retaking control of the House of Representatives---he is not going to seek re-election next year.

Beth Myers of FOX News Radio affiliate KTOK in Oklahoma City spoke with the Congressman, and has this report...

Statement from House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi:

"On behalf of the entire House Democratic Caucus, I thank Congressman Dan Boren for his service in Congress, his unwavering commitment to his constituents, and his leadership on behalf of fiscal responsibility and the interests of rural Americans.

"Following in his family's fine tradition of public service, Congressman Boren has spent a decade advocating for the people of Oklahoma and indeed, all Americans.  All his colleagues wish him well as he prepares for the next chapter of his career."