Michigan Sen. Carl Levin’s decision not to seek reelection gives Republicans an unexpected opportunity to challenge for the long-held Democratic seat with a solid field that includes several House members and perhaps another Romney.

The six-term senator made the announcement Thursday, sparking interests from Republican Reps. Dave Camp and Mike Rogers.

Scott Romney, brother of 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, also is interested in joining the 2014 race, a state Republican source has told two news-gathering agencies.

Romney is a Harvard Law School graduate who works at the Detroit firm of Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP.

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