Republican Sens. Jerry Moran and Rob Portman (above) are both interested in running the National Republican Senatorial Committee next cycle. Senate Republicans plan to hold the NRSC election Wednesday.
“It’s got to be someone from the moderate wing of the party,” said one former Senate Democratic aide, who argued for a “friendly face for business” to fundraise.
United We Dream protesters carry a mock coffin to the office of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Monday, July 21, 2014, to hold one of their "funeral services for the Republican Party" due to GOP positions on immigration. The immigration reform group visited several other Senate Republican offices to hold similar funeral services.