The state auditor joins Rep. Martin Heinrich in the Democratic primary for retiring Sen. Jeff Bingaman’s (D) seat.
Interior Department Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation (since May 2009)
Solicitor General of the Interior Department (since June 2009)
U.S. Senator (since January 2009)
If you want to know how unpopular Congress is, check out Heather Wilson’s first Senate campaign ad, which fails to mention her decade as a House member.
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Sen. Daniel K. Akaka (D-Hawaii) becomes the fifth Democratic or Democratic-aligned incumbent to bow out this election cycle.
From Tim Kaine to Elizabeth Warren, Democrats have reason to be optimistic.