Rubio. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bushs presidential exploration roiled Capitol Hill last week. Back in his home state, pols also had their eye on another Sunshine State Republican, Sen. Marco Rubio, whose own presidential ambitions could kick off a pivotal open-seat race for Senate.
Sen. Patrick J. Toomey, R-Pa., the former president of the conservative Club for Growth, is seeking re-election in a state that hasnt picked a GOP nominee for president since 1988.
New Hampshire is set to play a far more pivotal role in deciding Senate control next cycle than it did in the midterms.
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush announced Tuesday he is exploring a bid for president in 2016 with help from a new leadership PAC.
Sweeping House losses have not only pushed Democrats into a historic minority, theyve depleted the bench of potential Senate recruits for the 2016 elections.
Defeating Georgia Rep. John Barrow, the last white House Democrat in the Deep South, may have been one of the House GOPs biggest feats in last months near sweep of the 2014 elections.
One of three politicians who Democrats say is considering a challenge to Sen. Mark S. Kirk, R-Ill., stayed mum about his plans in an interview with CQ Roll Call last week but he did not rule out the possibility either.
Rep. Gwen Moore, D-Wis., told CQ Roll Call she thinks former Sen. Russ Feingold, D-Wis., will run for Senate in 2016, adding no one would primary him.
Montana Sen. Jon Tester sees a world of opportunity when he looks at the 2016 Senate map and a mountain of work to capitalize on it.