Congressional leaders such as Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin have busy campaign schedules ahead and will end up logging thousands of miles to stump for their fellow lawmakers before Election Day.
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) has 10 states on his calendar between now and the elections to add to the nearly $4.5 million he's raised or given to Democratic candidates this cycle, while House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) spent Wednesday campaigning in Oklahoma for Markwayne Mullin and in Texas for candidate Roger Williams and Rep. Francisco "Quico" Canseco.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.