Mike Flynn said GOP bosses want a "seat warmer who won’t challenge the status quo."
Laura Burton Capps, the daughter of the retiring California Democrat, passes on a bid.
2012 Pennsylvania Senate nominee Tom Smith could primary the House Transportation chairman.
Rep. David Young (R-Iowa) missed a tax payment on his D.C. townhouse.
Rep. Martha McSally has always been one to cast aside convention.
Megan R. Wilson 04/15/15 06:00 AM EDT
The House GOP majority whip raised $1.5 million during the first three months of 2015.
The primary election will be held July 7, with the general election to follow Sept. 10.
Rep. Lois Capps's retirement will open up a Democratic-leaning seat.
Democrat Gary Kroeger, who starred in the early 1980s, will challenge GOP Rep. Rod Blum.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is running ads in the districts of four vulnerable House Republicans.