One state lawmaker is backing down from a threat to sue the Secretary of State. Senator Annazette Collins made the claim after Jesse White compared her to convicted former governor Rod Blagojevich. White says he sees patterns of dishonesty in the woman he once supported. Collins says she's disappointed by the comments but will not file suit.

She originally claimed she'd file first thing Tuesday morning if White hadn't yet issued an apology. He stands by his comments and will not apologize but says he could've said things a bit softer.

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