Per the report, he would run as a Republican seeking the California seat currently held by longtime Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein. Feinstein, 89, is planning to cede the seat for the next election cycle amid concerns about her health. She has held the office since 1992.
The Times cited Republican strategist Andy Gharakhani, who's advising Garvey as he contemplates a bid.
“He is being contacted by leaders up and down the state," Gharakhani said.