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.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, hugs Harold Schaitberger, General President of the International Association of Fire Fighters, after the Congressman spoke at the IAFF's Legislative Conference General Session at the Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill, March 9, 2015. The day featured addresses by members of Congress and Vice President Joe Biden.