Sen. John Hoeven’s (R-N.D.) former state director, Shane Goettle, has joined the burgeoning field of candidates seeking Rep. Rick Berg’s (R) at-large House seat. Berg is running for Senate.
Goettle joins a crowded GOP field that includes state Rep. Bette Grande and Public Service commissioners Brian Kalk and Kevin Cramer. Pam Gulleson, a former state director for then-Sen. Byron Dorgan, is running for the Democratic nod.
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.