Ron Johnson

FILE - Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., speaks at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, on March 3, 2021. Johnson, one of former President Donald Trump’s most vocal supporters, has decided to seek reelection to a third term, two Republicans with knowledge of the plan told The Associated Press on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022. (Greg Nash/The Hill via AP, Pool, File)

Sen. Johnson announces re-election bid amid Democrat threats

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) officially announced his bid for re-election in this year’s midterms. In an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal, Johnson wrote he was planning to retire after serving six years in the Senate, but disastrous policies by the Democrats made him change his mind.