By Cameron Joseph - 06/22/13 10:00 AM EDT
If at first you don't succeed, there's always 2014.
That's what some defeated House candidates from 2012 are hoping, at least.
Several failed candidates who ran strong campaigns, but fell just short, last year are back for a rematch this election cycle.
Whether they can use lessons learned in their losing campaign to change next year's results will go a long way in determining which party gains seats in the House.