State Sen. Steve Austria (R) won his three-way primary in the 7th district, and the race to replace retiring Rep. David Hobson (R) is considered to be a safe bet for Republicans this fall.
Meanwhile, freshman Rep. Zack Space (D) learned who his general election opponent in will be, after former state Agriculture Director Fred Dailey won the GOP nod in a four-way primary. Although the 18th district is heavily Republican on paper, it remains to be seen what kind of challenger Dailey will be and what kind of resources national Republicans are willing to sink into the race.
Terri Henderson, 6, center, whose mother is El Salvador, attends a rally with members of Congress at Union Station's Columbus Circle to announce the Restore Opportunity, Strengthen, and Improve the Economy (ROSIE) Act on July 29, 2014. The legislation provides incentives for government contractors to pay a living wage and other benefits that would help low-income workers.