Now that Kid Rock has thrown his hat into the political ring by announcing he is running for U.S. Senate, we bring you 5 Michigan celebrities that should also run for public office.

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    Alice Cooper

    Department of Education

    Alice Cooper best known for his song "Schools Out" and biting heads off of snakes could run the Michigan Department of Education.

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    Sinbad

    Treasury

    Sinbad has only filed for bankruptcy twice.  He is a lock for the Treasury!

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    Madonna

    Center For Disease Control

    After Madonna's famous "Sex" book and erotica album I think she would be the best fit of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

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    Burt Reynolds

    Department of Transportation

    Burt Reynolds was born in this state's capital.  Not to mention, nobody knows transportation like the man from Smokey and the Bandit!  Let's have Mr. Reynolds run the Department of Transportation!

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    Dave Thomas

    Health Department

    Dave Thomas of Kalamazoo, MI passed away in 2002.  But I have no doubt he could run the Health Department just as well as Kid Rock could be a Senator.

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