HI-01: State Rep. Beth Fukumoto (D) has entered the race to succeed Rep. Colleen Hanabusa (D). Fukumoto “is a former Republican who gained national headlines last year for criticizing and then leaving her party due to her disgust with Donald Trump’s treatment of women and minorities.” (Honolulu Civil Beat)
MA-03: ASPIRE PAC, which supports Asian-American and Pacific Islander candidates, endorsed former mayoral chief of staff Dan Koh (D). (Twitter) Rep. Niki Tsongas (D) is retiring.
MD-06: Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand endorsed state Del. Aruna Miller (D) for the seat held by retiring Rep. John Delaney (D). (Twitter)
TN-07: The Blue Dog Coalition endorsed Special Forces Green Beret Matt Reel (D) in the open seat being vacated by Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R). (Twitter) Reel, who was an aide to former Rep. Lincoln Davis (D-TN) and the House Veterans Affairs Committee, is currently serving overseas and will not be able to campaign until the summer. On the Republican side, the Gary Bauer-backed Campaign for Working Families PAC endorsed state Sen. Mark Green (R). (Clarksville Online)
VA-06: The Susan B. Anthony List endorsed Republican National Committeewoman Cynthia Dunbar in the GOP primary to replace retiring Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R). (release)