Lawmakers to play in charity tennis match

Along with Dent and Edwards, Cheri BustosCheri BustosOvernight Cybersecurity: FBI tightens rules on posing as journalists | Deal on bill to update feds' outdated tech | New Guccifer 2.0 leaks Guccifer docs target Ohio House districts Exclusive: Guccifer 2.0 hacked memos expand on Pennsylvania House races MORE (D-Ill.), Jim Costa (D-Calif.), Mike McIntyre (D-N.C.), and former Sen. John Breaux (D-La.) are all poised to hit the court for the fundraiser with Kastles players Martina Hingis, Murphy Jensen, Bobby Reynolds and Anastasia Rodionova at the Kastles Stadium at the Wharf in Southwest Washington.

Reps. Tim BishopTim BishopDems separated by 29 votes in NY House primary Flint residents hire first K Street firm House moves to vote on .1T package; backup plan in place MORE (D-N.Y.) and Shelley Moore CapitoShelley Moore CapitoSenate committee to consider miner pension bill GOP pressures Kerry on Russia's use of Iranian airbase GOP to Obama: Sanction Chinese entities to get to North Korea MORE (R-W.Va.), who co-chair the Congressional Tennis Caucus, will also be picking up rackets for the competition. Bishop’s office tells us, “Fresh off a co-MVP performance in the Congressional Baseball Game, Congressman Bishop has kept his footwork and reflexes sharp” in preparation for the event.

All of the proceeds from the match (general admission tickets are $10 at Ticketmaster) benefit the D.C. Public Education Fund, Food & Friends and TAPS.

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