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Freshman California Republican Steve Knight promises hell do much better raising campaign money in the second quarter than he did in the first.
Republicans are trying to recruit Rep. Mike Coffman to challenge Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet in Colorado. If he stays put in the House, that gives the GOP a crop of candidates who could have a harder time in what will be one of Republicans few offensive opportunities in 2016.
Long shut out of statewide office, Southern California Democrats saw a glimmer of hope last week, when Orange County Rep. Loretta Sanchez announced a bid for the Golden States open Senate seat.
GOP Rep. Marlin Stutzman, who is vacating his House seat to run in Indianas open Senate contest, has hired an experienced senior campaign team to help his bid, according to a release provided first to CQ Roll Call.
The National Republican Senatorial Committee will report raising more than $4.2 million in April and ending the month with $5 million in cash on hand, according to figures provided to CQ Roll Call.
Updated 9:38 a.m. | Rep. Joe Heck has told some Nevada Republicans he is close to deciding to run for Senate, a source told CQ Roll Call Tuesday, and the conversations have prompted speculation among Nevada Republicans that an announcement could come sooner rather than later.
Updated 8 a.m. | The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee slightly outpaced its Republican counterpart in April fundraising, and is now debt-free as the party gears up for the 2016 cycle.
He may be new to the halls of Congress, but when the Energizer Bunny pauses, its not for long.
Updated May 19, 9:55 a.m. | When youre a Midwestern governor pondering a presidential campaign as a Washington outsider, there are plenty of people to meet on Capitol Hill.
Rep. Frank C. Guintas campaign finance troubles could expand from a personal headache to a partywide migraine for New Hampshire Republicans worried about holding his House seat next fall.
Joe Miller isnt the only conservative Alaskan with eyes on Sen. Lisa Murkowski state Sen. Mike Dunleavy is also considering coming after the Republican senator from the right.
The National Republican Congressional Committee added newly minted Rep. Dan Donovan to its Patriot program Friday, signaling to its donor base that the New Yorker is among the GOPs most vulnerable House incumbents in 2016.
Updated, 1 p.m. | Former Democratic Rep. Baron Hill told a crowd at a Jefferson Jackson Dinner in Columbus, Ind., hell run for the open Senate seat in the Hoosier State in 2016, becoming the first Democrat to enter the contest.
After waffling on a run earlier this week, Democratic Rep. Loretta Sanchez announced Thursday she is running for Californias open Senate seat.
Florida Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera moved closer to entering the open Florida Senate contest late Wednesday, announcing a super PAC to help him raise money for a potential candidacy.