Former Bachelor Ben Higgins was set to run for the Colorado House of Representatives this summer, but in a surprise move
, withdrew his candidacy
in July. At the time, he said in a statement, "I regret that I must withdraw my candidacy … Despite my best efforts to pursue this opportunity in good faith, I recently received information that has made such a pursuit unworkable. Due to unforeseen circumstances, I will not be able to move forward as a candidate."