Monday, 05 March 2018

Special Election – PA, District 18. Trump carried the district by 20%. Democrat Conor Lamb, Pro-Life, Pro-Gun, Pro-Tariff. Republican Rick Saccone, State Rep, Conservative. The Democratic raised $3.3 million to $700,00 for the Republican. U.S. Steel is headquartered in Pittsburgh. Republican polling 3-5% ahead of the Democrat. Note: District 18 will disappear, following the PA Supreme Court ruling on gerrymandering. The Special Election winner will have to run against an Incumbent in another district. (Politico, Mullings)>


Monday, 05 February 2018

A race to watch - NV 4th District  - A race to watch - NV 4th District – Freshman Rep. Ruben Kihuenis (NV,D) not running for re-election following sexual harassment charges. Two former lawmakers are vying for the seat. Former Dem. Rep Steven Horsford, who represented the district beginning in 2013 and former GOP Rep. Cresent Hardy who unseated Horsford in 2014 is also running.

Friday, 02 February 2018

Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen (NJ, R) - will not seek reelection. This will be a competitive seat. 

Wednesday, 31 January 2018

Rep. Trey Gowdy (R, SC)  – not running for reelection. He is Chairman of the House Oversight Committee.

Saturday, 20 January 2018

Some basic facts: There are 435 House Districts: 239 Republicans, 193 Democrats, 3 vacancies. Dems need to gain 25 to get toe 218. To date: 31 of the 239 Republicans already announced they will not be seeking re-election. 15 Democrats are not running for re-election. More to follow. (Mullens Report)