Outside groups were not particularly involved in this race, until last month, according to Federal Election Commission records. The Republican group Citizens for a Working America Inc. dropped $165,000 in TV advertising against Mayfield last week, and the American Conservative Union spent a modest $31,000 in radio ads in favor of Fleischmann earlier in the month.
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.