The six-term lawmaker serves on the Benghazi Committee.
The former DCCC chair says he wants to "spend more time writing [his] second novel."
McDermott has served in the House since 1989.
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There are open seats, incumbent challenges and crowded primaries.
The state party is afraid voters will be confused with the retiring congressman.
His lawyers notified the court of his intentions. Douglas Hughes is awaiting sentencing.
Hurt has served in the House since 2011.
The pro-abortion-rights group shared its new line of attack with The Hill.
Nevada Democrat John Oceguera announced he is dissociating himself from the organization.
Despite raising more, House Democrats have an uphill battle to take control of that chamber.