The legendary Star Trek actor said on March 31 that he would run for Congress in 2018 against Republican Devin Nunes for a the seat in California’s 22nd District.
On April Fools’ Day, George tweeted, “No, I’m not running for Congress. Happy 4/1! But Jon Ossoff is on 4/18. Help him win at http://electjon.com . Let’s flip Congress in ’18.”
No, I'm not running for Congress. Happy 4/1!
— George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) April 1, 2017
Source: Just Jared