Florida lawmaker Tom Rooney has announced he will not be seeking reelection in 2018.
From The Hill: Rep. Tom Rooney (R-Fla.) will not seek reelection, the lawmaker said in a statement to Politico on Monday.
The announcement is just the latest in a recent wave of GOP House retirements, which come as Democrats seek to take back control of Congress in the 2018 mid-term elections.
Rooney’s district representing south-central Florida is considered a safe Republican seat after redistricting in 2010.
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