(CBS DETROIT) – The Republican race for Michigan Governor is getting a little crowded, as the Michigan State Police captain throws his name in the hat.

Capt. Mike Brown is running for the Republican nomination to challenge Governor Whitmer in 2022.

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He is currently serving as the commander of the MSP Southwest Michigan district.

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The Detroit Free Press reported that Brown said he sees issues in the leadership of Whitmer in a variety of areas including the handling of the pandemic, public safety, jobs, and school closures.

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