Mike Rogers

8:40 pm
Sun September 21, 2014

Michigan Congressman Rogers Says Limits Shouldn't be Placed on Defeating "Islamic State"

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President Obama has said U.S. combat troops will be sent to Iraq for combat
Rogers says the president shouldn't take things off the table, while Sen. Dianne Feinstein says it's time to talk about a broader authorization to fight the group
10:42 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Rogers to Leave Congress for Radio Show

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Michigan Republican Mike Rogers of Michigan says he plans to launch a new conservative radio talk show after he leaves office.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Howell, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, announced this morning that he will not run for reelection this year. The seven-term congressman - who has been a key ally of House Speaker John Boehner and frequent guest of Sunday morning political talk shows - said he will step down at the end of his term, which ends early next year.
8:06 pm
Sun January 19, 2014

Rogers raises concerns over Olympic security

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Michigan Congressman tells CNN that more cooperation is needed from Russian government
U.S. Rep Mike Rogers said he is "very concerned" about the safety of athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Rogers, R-Brighton, said Russia is not sharing intelligence information with the U.S. Security has become a concern for the games; in the past month, there have been suicide bombings and foiled plots near the games' location.
5:44 pm
Sun September 8, 2013

Michigan Congressmen Amash, Rogers debate Syria

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Both Michigan Republicans were interviewed separately for CBS Television's "Face the Nation"
Washington- Two Michigan Republicans on Sunday offered opposing views on whether the United States should launch a military strike against the Syrian government. Congress will debate this week whether to pass a resolution authorizing a limited military strike against the Assad regime.
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.