Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff said the party is "sorry to lose Ross" as a candidate.Geez, Ross... like what... maybe being a responsible adult human being?
Rebagliati announced in October 2009 he would seek to run as a Liberal candidate in the B.C. Interior riding. The decision withdraw was made for "personal and family reasons," Rebagliati said in a release.
"The time has come for me to focus on new life challenges."
He was unable to collect his mail, go shopping, or pay his taxes. "I was completely unable to function. I was in shock, actually, coming back."Yeah, Michael... I can see why you'd be mourning the loss of such a star candidate.
He has had more ups and downs in the years since: lawsuits and money problems.