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Encyclopedia > Mike J. Rogers
Michael J. "Mike" Rogers
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from
Michigan's 8th district
Term of office:
2001-present
Political party:

Republican Mike Rogers of Michigan, taken from House website. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress, the other being the Senate. ... Official language(s) None (English, de-facto) Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Area  Ranked 11th  - Total 97,990 sq mi (253,793 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 491 miles (790 km)  - % water 41. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... For political parties named Republican Party in other countries, see Republican Party. ...

Preceded by: Debbie Stabenow
Succeeded by: Incumbent
Born: June 2, 1963
Livingston County, Michigan

Mike J. Rogers (born June 2, 1963), American politician from the state of Michigan, representing the state's 8th Congressional district (map). Deborah Ann Debbie Stabenow (born April 29, 1950) is a Democratic United States Senator from Michigan. ... June 2 is the 153rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (154th in leap years), with 212 days remaining. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Livingston County is a county located in the state of Michigan. ... June 2 is the 153rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (154th in leap years), with 212 days remaining. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Federal courts Supreme Court Chief Justice Associate Justices Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Minor parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures State Courts Counties, Cities, and Towns Other countries â€¢ Politics Portal • • A state of the United States is any one of the fifty subnational entities referred to... Official language(s) None (English, de-facto) Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Area  Ranked 11th  - Total 97,990 sq mi (253,793 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 491 miles (790 km)  - % water 41. ...


Rogers was born in Livingston County, Michigan. He graduated from Adrian College, Adrian, Michigan in 1985 and served in the United States Army from 1985-1989. He worked with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1989-1994. He was a member of the Michigan State Senate, 1995-2000, serving as majority floor leader, 1999-2000. Livingston County is a county located in the state of Michigan. ... Adrian College is a private, co-educational liberal arts college related to the United Methodist Church and located in the city of Adrian in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... Adrian is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Army is the largest branch of the United States armed forces and has primary responsibility for land-based military operations. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... // At present, the FBI has investigative jurisdiction over violations of more than 200 categories of federal crimes and is second to only the United States Marshal Service in terms of law enforcement jurisdiction (although the USMS by practice relegates itself to judicial duties, making the FBI the de-facto lead... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1994 (MCMXCIV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated as the International Year of the Family and the International Year of the Sport and the Olympic Ideal by United Nations. ... The Michigan Senate is the upper body of the Michigan state legislature. ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Old Farts by the Sometimes-United Nations. ... This article is about the year 2000. ...


He was elected as a Republican from the 8th District of Michigan to the United States House of Representatives in one of the nation's closest congressional races of 2000. He defeated Democratic State Senator Dianne Byrum by 88 votes to win the District 8 seat left open by Debbie Stabenow. Stabenow was elected to the United States Senate. The Republican Party, often called the GOP (for Grand Old Party, although one early citation described it as the Gallant Old Party) [1], is one of the two major political parties in the United States. ... Official language(s) None (English, de-facto) Capital Lansing Largest city Detroit Area  Ranked 11th  - Total 97,990 sq mi (253,793 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 491 miles (790 km)  - % water 41. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives (or simply the House) is one of the two chambers of the United States Congress, the other being the Senate. ... Dianne Byrum is a member of the Michigan State House of Representatives from the 67th District. ... Deborah Ann Debbie Stabenow (born April 29, 1950) is a Democratic United States Senator from Michigan. ... Seal of the U.S. Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ...


Rogers was the primary sponsor of the Respect for America's Fallen Heroes Act, H.R. bill 5037, which was signed into law by President George W. Bush on May 29th, 2006. Senate Bill H.R. 5037 the “Respect for America’s Fallen Heroes Act” was signed into law by President George W. Bush on May 29, 2006. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician and the 43rd and current President of the United States. ...


Rogers also took in over $150,000 in contributions from oil companies and voted to give oil companies $14 billion in tax breaks. Rogers is Pro-Life and strongly believes in the Second Amendment, the right to bear arms. Pro-life is a term representing a variety of perspectives and activist movements in bioethics. ... The Second Amendment may refer to the: Second Amendment to the United States Constitution - part of the Bill of Rights. ...


2006 Election

Rogers was challenged in the 2006 Republican primary by Patrick Flynn, a pro-life activist. The primary was August 8th. The candidate for the Democratic Party is Jim Marcinkowski, a Veteran, former high ranking member of the CIA and classmate of Valerie Plame. The Democratic Party is one of two major contemporary political parties in the United States, the other being the Republican Party. ... Marcinkowski testifying James Marcinkowski (born 1955) is a former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) case officer and former administrative staff attorney in the Oakland County Prosecutors Office (Michigan), and a candidate for the United States House of Representatives in 2006 in the eight district. ... The CIA Seal The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is an American intelligence agency, responsible for obtaining and analyzing information about foreign governments, corporations, and individuals, and reporting such information to the various branches of the U.S. Government. ...


External links

Preceded by:
Debbie Stabenow
United States Representative for the 8th Congressional District of Michigan
2001
Succeeded by:
Incumbent

  Results from FactBites:
 
Mike J. Rogers - Congresspedia (846 words)
Mike J. Rogers has been a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from Michigan, representing the state's 8th Congressional district, since 2001.
Mike Rogers's official website was rated by citizen researchers in February 2007 as part of a survey by the Sunlight Foundation.
Rogers was born June 2, 1963 in Livingston County, Michigan.
islesinfo - Doug Rogers (2872 words)
Rogers said Donato was his "most favorite" coach during the college recruiting process that started with pamphlets and fliers sent to his door step early in high school.
Rogers, soon to be very familiar with the Bright Arena ice that he skated on today, had three goals in a losing cause, with two of them coming in the decisive third period.
Rogers showed all in attendance why he is considered one of the top prep players in the country and he got plenty of help from his classmates.
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