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Michigan Primary Results: GOP Congressman Defeated (Updated)

Bentivolio is a Michigan Republican. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Updated, Wednesday 7:00 a.m. | The accidental congressman 's tenure in Washington came to an end Tuesday evening, when Michigan Rep. Kerry Bentivolio lost the Republican primary to attorney David Trott in this district northwest of Detroit.  

Trott had 66 percent of the 11th District vote when The Associated Press called the race for him. Bentivolio trailed with 34 percent of the vote at that time.  

6 Things to Watch in Tuesday's Primaries

Roberts faces a primary on Tuesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Tuesday night features some of the most intense — and final — tea party-vs.-business contests of the GOP primary season.  

Polls close in Michigan and Kansas at 9 p.m. EST. Washington State has a mail-in ballot system, with the first set of results expected to be released by 11:30 p.m. EST.  

Doc Hastings to Retire From Congress (Updated)

(Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Updated, 1:51 p.m. | Rep. Doc Hastings, R-Wash., will retire at the end of the year, he announced Thursday in a statement.  

"It is with deep appreciation for that privilege that I announce that this will be my final term in office and that I will not run for reelection in November," he said in a release.