Opponent suggests others could be implicated in an investigation.
Lawmakers in both parties who are facing tough reelection fights voted for the deal.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is adding four more candidates to its Jumpstart program for promising recruits, including two in heavily Republican Arkansas.
The candidates: Former FEMA Director James Lee Witt (D) and former North Little Rock Mayor Patrick Henry Hays (D), running in a pair of open seats in the state. Also added: Counterterrorism specialist Bobby McKenzie (D), running against Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (R-Mich.); and Burlington County Freeholder Aimee Belgard (D), who's running for an open seat currently held by Rep. John Runyan (R-N.J.).
Barker could help sway seniors to Republican David Jolly.
Carl DeMaio wants to be known as a GOP problem solver.
Stockman filed for Cornyn's seat just minutes before the filing deadline.
Rep. Mike Honda’s (D-Calif.) reelection campaign on Monday received the endorsement of the Sierra Club, an environmental group.
Honda is facing a Democratic primary against former President Obama administration official Ro Khanna (D), whom Honda will likely face in the general election as well because of California election rules.
The West Virginia race, one of Republicans' top targets, is heating up.
Pete Festersen cited family and work as reasons he won't run in 2014.
Alexander Bolton 12/09/13 06:00 AM EST
Both parties enter an election year with Americans in an ugly mood.