CANNES, FRANCE – MAY 26: Matthew McConaughey attends the ‘Mud’ Premiere during the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 26, 2012 in Cannes, France. (shutter stock)
Actor Matthew McConaughey hinted that he might consider running for governor of his home state of Texas in the future.
In a Tuesday interview on “The Hugh Hewitt Show” when asked if he would ever run for governor, the 51-year-old Academy Award-winning actor said, “I don’t know. I mean, that wouldn’t be up to me. It would be up to the people more than it would me.”
He was on the podcast promoting his new book called “Greenlights.”
“I want to get behind personal values to rebind our social contracts with each other as Americans, as people again,” he said, adding that the country doesn’t “trust each other.”
“Look, politics seems to be a broken business to me right now,” McConaughey added. “And when politics