East Grand Rapids, Mich. (WZZM) East Grand Rapids businessman Brian Ellis is being named as a possible Republican challenger to Congressman Justin Amash in 2014.
The Washington Post is reporting prominent business leaders are lining up behind Ellis. Ellis would not grant the Post an interview but did send an email saying, "I am taking a hard look at running in the Republican primary and will make up my mind in the near future."
The article published October 6th says many mainstream Republicans are becoming impatient with the Tea Party style of governing and are looking for candidates who can work within the system.
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