Posted on 01/25/2021 at 10:43 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
US Senator Rob Portman, who represents Ohio, announced today that he won’t seek re-election in 2022, sparking immediate speculation over who might run to fill his seat.
Wondering why this is news on a literary blog? Because some think a prominent author might toss his name into the ring.
He cited his young family as a reason back then, but Politico also noted that his statements came after support seemed to coalesce around a then-US representative … who is also mentioned as a possible Senate candidate this time around.
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