Utah Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Brigham City) announced yesterday that he will run for an eighth term next year, but will not seek re-election in 2020. Mr. Bishop, first elected in 2002, has a safe northern Utah CD that includes the cities of Ogden and Logan and is a sure bet to win another term. Should Mr. Bishop carry through his retirement plans in three years, and there is no reason to believe he will not, we can expect a major Republican primary battle at that time. Hillary Clinton managed only 22% of the vote in this district last year, so the eventual Bishop successor will certainly come from the Republican nomination fight.
The Rundown Blog
Before you vote, learn more about the candidates who will support a pro-jobs America.