The Oakland Press reported this week that U.S. Representative Mike Rogers will not run for reelection this year. There is now a Facebook page and a lot of excited people in Rochester Hills talking about our own Mayor Bryan Barnett running for Congress!
The Oakland Press said, “Rogers’ decision not to seek another term now raises the question about his own political future — he isn’t ruling out a return to national politics — and the question about who his successor in Congress might be.
With the April 22 filing deadline looming, many are expected to take a look at the seat, if not actually enter the race.
Among the Republican names already tossed about are former Michigan Republican Party chair Saul Anuzis, Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett, and former Michigan Senate majority leader Mike Bishop.” Read full article here.