Stupak Retires, Hints At Successor | Talking Points Memo

After making his official retirement announcement today, Rep. Bart Stupak (D-MI) gave a nod to state Rep. Mike Lahti to succeed him — though he stopped short of formal endorsement. In the speech from his Michigan district, Stupak said he’ll finish out his term in office, but not seek reelection to the seat he’s held since 1993.

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