The Ohio Republican Senator will not run for re-election in 2022
Portman on who could replace him: “There are a lot of candidates out there.”
US Senator Rob Portman said he did not know who on the Republican side could run to replace him.
Rob Portman: Which Republicans could replace him?
“There are a lot of candidates out there,” said Portman. “I don’t have a particular one I want to talk about today.”
Portman urges non-partisanship
US Senator Rob Portman stressed the bipartisan nature when he announced that he would not stand for re-election.
He said he hoped he would be remembered for the laws he passed and urged politicians to work better together.
“If we just keep pushing left and right, there won’t be much left in the middle to solve the real problems we are facing.”