Mike Rogers http://wkar.org en Who's next? Mike Rogers' departure triggers speculation among Dems, GOP http://wkar.org/post/whos-next-mike-rogers-departure-triggers-speculation-among-dems-gop <div><div><div><div><div><div><p></p><p><a href="https://mikerogers.house.gov/">Mike Rogers</a>, U.S. representative of our 8th district in East Lansing, says he will not seek reelection after his term ends this year. He made the announcement official on a Detroit radio station, and said that he has been invited regularly to talk about national security issues on T.V. and radio. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:24:29 +0000 Mark Bashore 51357 at http://wkar.org Who's next? Mike Rogers' departure triggers speculation among Dems, GOP CMU professor from Lansing launches bid for Congress http://wkar.org/post/cmu-professor-lansing-launches-bid-congress <p></p><p></p><p>Another Democrat has announced her candidacy to represent Lansing and East Lansing in Congress.</p><p>Susan Grettenberger is the director of Central Michigan University's Social Work Program and an associate professor in the department.&nbsp; In a news release about her candidacy last week, the Lansing resident discussed "a theme of economic populism and giving voice to everyday Americans."</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 17:13:36 +0000 Current State 50315 at http://wkar.org CMU professor from Lansing launches bid for Congress Eighth District race attracts moderate Dem challenger to Rogers http://wkar.org/post/eighth-district-race-attracts-moderate-dem-challenger-rogers <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Incumbent U.S. Congressman <a href="http://mikerogers.house.gov/">Mike Rogers</a> will have a Democratic opponent when he runs for re-election this November. <a href="http://www.darga4congress.com/">Ken Darga</a> has thrown his hat in the ring this year against Rogers in the solidly Republican 8th district. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 16:33:16 +0000 Current State 48380 at http://wkar.org Eighth District race attracts moderate Dem challenger to Rogers Current State #6 | January 21, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-6-january-21-2013 <p>On today's <em>Current State:&nbsp; </em>Michigan Congressman Mike Rogers discusses U.S. foreign policy in Africa and gun legislation, artist Eto Otitigbe's exhibit "Loss Prevention," Michigan military wives, sports with the <em>Free-Press'</em> Joe Rexrode and business with <em>MLive's </em>Angela Wittrock.</p><p> Mon, 21 Jan 2013 20:01:22 +0000 Current State 29905 at http://wkar.org Current State #6 | January 21, 2013