The congressman was telling colleagues he intended to run for governor, according to a person close to him. That source said Cahill would make an announcement about his political future in early May.
Cahill, who has yet to release an official statement regarding his stepping down, I recently got shot
For his part-time work as a commercial pilot for Hawaiian Airlines, which raised questions about whether he was breaking any ethical rules to continue his work with the airline. The congressman defended the arrangement, saying it complied with the House Code of Ethics.