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Updated 5:04 p.m.| Former Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum denied he would announce his plans to run for Floridas open Senate seat next week, conflicting with buzz thats been circulating around the Sunshine State.
Former Republican National Committee chairman Ed Gillespie confirmed to The Washington Post Friday that he intends to run for governor in Virginia.
When Sen. David Vitter launched his campaign to become Louisianas 56th governor last January, he was viewed by some as the inevitable governor as close to a front-runner as one can be in the states jungle primary.
Colleen Deacon, a New York-based aide for Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., until a month ago, has entered the Democratic primary to challenge Republican Rep. John Katko in New Yorks competitive 24th District.
The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee will promote Sadie Weiner to communications director next week, putting her in charge of the committees communication strategy for the 2016 cycle, according to a release provided first to CQ Roll Call.
In a surprise announcement, Arapahoe County District Attorney George Brauchler, the Republican whom Colorado and national party leaders had been counting on to challenge Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet, said Wednesday that he will instead run for re-election, according to reports from Colorados 9News.
Four times a year, when campaigns reach their quarterly fundraising reporting deadlines, email inboxes across the country start to flood with pitches that seemingly become more shameless each time.
Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture James Comer on Wednesday announced his candidacy for Congress in the states 1st District a day after U.S. Rep. Edward Whitfield said he would not seek a 12th term.
In the wake of Speaker John A. Boehners resignation, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee says it sees an opportunity to push a narrative into 2016 that the House Republican Conference has moved too far to the right for the country.
Its been a wild couple of days for Rep. Trey Gowdy.
Update 3:45 p.m. | Rep. Edward Whitfield, R-Ky., under a cloud of an ethics investigation, announced Tuesday he will not seek a 12th term in Congress.
Virginia Republicans are chattering that former Republican National Committee chairman Ed Gillespie, who narrowly lost a 2014 Senate bid to Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, is ready to run for political office again.
Kathleen Matthews on Monday announced support from a half dozen Democratic congresswomen for her campaign in Marylands open 8th District seat.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf waded into the Keystone States crowded Democratic Senate primary Monday, throwing his endorsement behind former gubernatorial opponent and chief of staff Katie McGinty.
Rival campaigns and political handicappers are anxiously awaiting third-quarter fundraising numbers due this week to assess the competitiveness of candidates and contests.