635708469367276468-Kelli-WardIt was in early February when state senator Kelli Ward confirmed she was exploring a possible bid to challenge John McCain for his U.S. senate seat in next year’s elections. Ward in recent months has criticized McCain in a number of news releases that have also solicited campaign contributions.

An aide to Ward said Friday that the Lake Havasu City republican will be making a determination regarding her potential campaign for federal office sometime in the next 30 days.