Manufacturing businessman and retired Army Ranger John James (R) formed a US Senate exploratory committee and appears headed toward becoming a candidate. Should James enter the campaign, he will be the second African American Republican contender. Earlier, former state Supreme Court Chief Justice Bob Young (R) announced his candidacy. Three-term Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D) is seeking re-election in a race that is drawing increased attention.
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