Michigan U.S. Senate

1:53 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

Michigan U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers will not run for U.S. Senate

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U.S. Representative Mike Rogers announced today that he won’t try for U.S. Senator Carl Levin’s empty spot.
Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) announced Friday that he will not run for Senate next year, a recruiting setback for Republicans hoping to compete in a purple state with an open seat. The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said he believes he can accomplish more in the House, with his committee perch and his party in the majority.