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January 2

Quote of the Day

We have to be disciplined enough not to prejudge because somebody is an older socialist from Vermont, that they can’t necessarily speak to the hopes and aspirations of a coal miner, a farmer, a college student, a millennial that loves avocado toast.”

— Rep. Joe Kennedy (D-MA), on not judging leaders by their age, CNN, 12/28.

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DEMOCRATS

Warren Appears to Prep for 2020 Run

Castro launched a PAC focused on winning back the House.

REPUBLICANS

Trump’s Standing Lower Than Predecessors’ Before Midterm Losses

His advisers are starting the year divided over what should be next legislatively.

Senate Stories
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BATTLE FOR THE SENATE | OH-sen | MO-sen | IN-sen | FL-sen | WI-sen | WV-sen | ND-sen | MT-sen | PA-sen | MI-sen

Dems Expected to Avoid Primaries in Battlegrounds

Manchin does face a Democratic challenger.

ALABAMA | AL-sen

Jones's Victory Gets Certified

He will be sworn into office Wednesday.

FLORIDA | FL-sen

Trump, Scott Recently Had Lunch

The president has said he hopes Scott runs for Senate.

MINNESOTA | MN-sen

Smith Cites Infrastructure as Possibility for Bipartisanship

She said she has "fundamental differences in values and approaches" with Trump.

House Stories
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PRIMARY ROUNDUP | WI-1 | TX-26 | TN-7 | PA-1 | OK-1 | MD-6 | MA-3 | CO-2

Former Traffic Court Judge to Challenge Brady

Jim Bridenstine must be renominated by President Trump after the Senate chose not to retain the nomination.

RACE FOR THE HOUSE | NY-24 | CA-21 | CA-10 | KS-3 | PA-7

House Dems Work to Fill Final Recruitment Holes

Democrats have fielded challengers in all but 20 GOP-held districts.

ARIZONA 08 (R -- VACANT) | AZ-8

Kimberly Yee Passes on Special Election

There are already several Republicans in the race.

CALIFORNIA 49 (R -- ISSA) | CA-49

Lawyer Says Issa Violated Ethics in Government Act

He is requesting an Ethics Committee investigation.

Governor Stories
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COMMITTEES

NDRC Raised $11M in 2017

The DGA and RGA funnel money from corporations to campaigns.

ALASKA | AK-gov

Dunleavy Re-Enters GOP Primary

Bill Wielechowski may seek the Democratic nomination if Mark Begich doesn’t.

ARKANSAS | AR-gov

Hutchinson Hires Senior Staff

Jan Morgan confirmed she’ll challenge the governor in the primary.

COLORADO | CO-gov

Tancredo to Use State Convention to Get on Ballot

Other candidates are also weighing whether to petition or use the caucus process.

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