Thompson, a former U.S. Senator from Tennessee, has been coy about his intentions with audiences, but made clear in an interview that he plans to run.
More info/confusion about the whole "Thompson will
- Fred Thompson will run, advisers say (Politico)
- Fred Thompson will announce his candidacy on the 4th of July (or not - update) (QandO)
- Politico: “The Fred has landed” — Thompson to jump in around July 4th; Update: Did Politico get it wrong? (HotAir)
Run, Fred, Run.
Oh, and if you are still undecided on Thompson, I recommend you give his speech to the Lincoln Club of Orange County a read. Good stuff. Solid guy.