Wednesday, 06 January 2016

NY - NY Rep. Steve Israel (D) is not seeking re-election this year.   A 15-year veteran this will be a heavily contested Democratic safe seat.


Monday, 14 December 2015

NH - Senate race – Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R) facing Gov. Maggie Hassan (D).  This a key state for the Democrats in their effort to regain the Senate majority.   After the Feb. 9 Presidential Primary, the campaigns will be in full gear.

Monday, 23 November 2015

LA - Open Seat Seat – Sen. David Vitter (R) will not run for reelection.  Interested in the seat: Rep. Charles Boustany (R), Rep. Joh Fleming (R), Public Service Comm. Scott Angelle (R), State Treas. John Kennedy (R) 

Monday, 16 November 2015

WY - Rep. Cynthia Lummis (R)> – 4-term Representative will not seek re-election in 2016.   This is a safe Republican seat.

TX - Rep. Ruben Hinojosa (D) – will probably retire at the end of this cycle. The 9-term Congressperson is the 13th Representative to retire without seeking another office. (Roll Call).

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

Senate races to watch - 1/ former Sen. Russ Feingold (WI, D) challenge to Sen. Ron Johnson (WI, R). 2/former Gov. Ted Strickland challenge to Sen. Rob Portman. 3/FL Open Senate Seat (Rubio, R).  4/NV Open Senate Seat (Reid, D).