Ex-House Members Seeking Comebacks In 2014Some former members of Congress are hoping 2014 will be the year of the comeback. Congress may have public approval ratings hovering near record lows, but several Republicans who once served in the House are trying to recapture their old seats.
Franken Haul Leads As Minn. Candidates Tally Cash Government dysfunction aside, landing or keeping a job in the Washington power structure can be a pricey endeavor. Candidates for the U.S. House and Senate demonstrated that again Tuesday with fundraising reports showing the collective millions they've raised and spent to seek elected office. The reports cover activity from July through September, seed money most will need to remain competitive by the time next fall's elections roll around.
CaringBridge Founder Announces Minn. Run For CongressThe founder of the CaringBridge Web site says she's running for Congress in Minnesota's 2nd Congressional District.
GOP's Kline Defeats Obermueller In Minn.'s 2ndRepublican Rep. John Kline has defeated Democrat Mike Obermueller in Minnesota's 2nd District.
Obermueller Trails Kline In Cash In 2nd DistrictDemocrat Mike Obermueller has less to spend than Republican Rep. John Kline heading into the final stretch of their campaign in Minnesota's 2nd District. Obermueller's campaign reported Monday that he had $370,000 in the bank at the start of October.
Kline Has $1.4M For Last Push In Minn.'s 2nd Dist.Republican Rep. John Kline has a healthy bank balance for the final weeks of his race against Democrat Mike Obermueller.
Minn.'s Kline Advances In Bid For 6th Term Rep. John Kline has easily prevailed in a Minnesota Republican primary election as he seeks a sixth term in Congress representing a southern suburban district.
Democrat Reserves $800K Of TV Time In Minn.'s 2nd DistrictDemocrat Mike Obermueller's campaign is reserving almost $800,000 worth of time on Minneapolis-St. Paul TV airwaves as he attempts to unseat Republican Rep. John Kline.
Obermueller Raises $250K In Minn.'s 2nd DistrictDemocrat Mike Obermueller says he has raised more than $250,000 in his quest to unseat Republican Rep. John Kline in Minnesota's newly redrawn 2nd District.
Kline Has $1.3M For Re-election In Redrawn 2nd Republican U.S. Rep. John Kline has $1.3 million in the bank as he seeks re-election in a newly redrawn 2nd Congressional District with a less conservative tilt.