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April 07, 2014


5 Lawmakers Who Could Lose Their Primaries

"Primary season is upon the House, and the not-so-graceful losses in Congress could begin as early as next month," Roll Call reports.

"Starting then, a handful of incumbents will face tough intraparty races, thanks to a variety of reasons: the ongoing GOP civil war, dated and unsuspecting political operations, self-funding challengers and old political grudges coming back to haunt them. Last cycle, five House members lost races to non-member challengers from their own parties (eight more lost in member-vs.-member primaries -- a result of redistricting)."












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