The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee unveiled its final wave of Jumpstart candidates for the 2014 cycle on Thursday, giving the seal of approval to one final set of recruits before the election year begins.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi attended a fundraiser Wednesday evening for Rep. John F. Tierney, D-Mass., according to an invitation obtained by CQ-Roll Call.
Former game show host Bob Barker will endorse GOP lobbyist David Jolly in a television ad on Thursday that will air during a special episode of The Price is Right.
A super PAC backing Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is again hitting the radio airwaves to tie the Kentucky Republicans opponent to national Democrats.
Louisiana Sen. Mary L. Landrieu launched the first TV ad of her re-election campaign on Wednesday, highlighting her bill that would allow individual health care plan holders to keep their insurance under Obamacare.
After more than seven months of delays, a special election for North Carolinas 12th District will begin in earnest now that the Senate confirmed Rep. Melvin Watt, D-N.C. to lead the Federal Housing Finance Agency on Tuesday.
One of the handful of Republicans looking to take on Sen. Mark Udall, D-Colo., has earned the endorsement of Jane Norton, who was heavily favored to win the GOP Senate nomination in 2010.
State Sen. Katherine Clark, a Democrat, seized victory Tuesday in the special election for Massachusetts 5th District.
Texas Rep. Steve Stockmans last-minute challenge to Sen. John Cornyn sent shock waves through Republican politics Monday night. But the congressmans bid to upset the two-term incumbent has some Texas-sized hurdles to overcome before its competitive let alone successful.
House Majority PAC, a Democratic super PAC, is up with a significant television ad campaign to defend Rep. Nick J. Rahall II in West Virginia.
Six House Republicans including a handful of women are slated to host a fundraising luncheon for state Rep. Kathleen Peterss special election bid on Wednesday, according to an invitation obtained by CQ Roll Call.
State Sen. Bert Johnson declared his candidacy on Monday for the Democratic nomination to succeed Rep. Gary Peters, D-Mich., in Congress.
Omaha City Councilman Pete Festersen, a Democrat, has dropped his bid to challenge Rep. Lee Terry, R-Neb., in the 2nd District, according to a national Democratic source.
In one of the last red-state bastions of appreciation for appropriations, Sen. Thad Cochrans decision to seek re-election sets up a unique test for hard-line conservative groups that have targeted incumbents over the past few cycles.
Ashland City Council member Kelly Westlund, a Democrat, will announce Tuesday her bid to challenge to Rep. Sean Duffy, R-Wisc., in the 7th District.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is launching its second TV ad this week highlighting a Republican Senate candidates support of the coal industry.
While Democrats up for re-election are facing heat over Obamacare, a Democratic-aligned super PAC launched a TV ad targeting the leading Republican in the North Carolina Senate race on the issue of health care.
The Madison Project PAC, a group that supports conservative candidates across the country, endorsed Republican state Sen. Barry Loudermilk in Georgias 11th District, according to a release obtained exclusively by CQ Roll Call.
GOP state Sen. Torrey Westrom will announce Thursday he will challenge longtime Rep. Collin C. Peterson, D-Minn., in the 7th District.
Talk about a wedge issue. Trucking company owner Mike Collins, one of six Republicans vying for Georgias open 10th District, has gone where no other House candidate has gone before by attempting to perform Jean-Claude Van Dammes epic split between two Volvo trucks.