2014 Candidates

  • Tom Cotton

    Tom Cotton

    Arkansas Senate Race

    Tom Cotton is a sixth generation Arkansan who was born and raised on his family’s cattle farm in Yell County. After attending Dardanelle high school Tom went on to graduate from Harvard and Harvard Law School.

  • Cory Gardner

    Cory Gardner

    Colorado Senate Race

    Cory Gardner is running for the United States Senate to get real solutions to our nation's greatest challenges to Washington and replace the leadership vacuum.

  • Joni Ernst

    Joni Ernst

    Iowa Senate Race

    Washington politicians have failed us. They have abandoned the principles that have made our nation great, and ignored the Constitution. It’s going to take real leadership to protect the values we hold dear, and reverse the damage that’s been done. And that’s why Joni is running for U.S. Senate.

  • Bill Cassidy

    Bill Cassidy

    Louisiana Senate Race

    Bill’s life has been one of service as a doctor and as an elected official. He grew up in Baton Rouge and attended LSU and LSU Medical School. In 1990, he joined LSU Medical School, teaching medical students and residents and treating the uninsured. He continues to teach and see patients at LSU Clinics when he is not in Washington, D.C.

  • Terri Lynn Land

    Terri Lynn Land

    Michigan Senate Race

    Terri Lynn Land served two terms as Michigan’s 41st Secretary of State (2003-2010). With a message of improving customer service and reducing costs to the taxpayers, Land was elected in 2002 by the largest margin in an open seat race in a generation. After delivering on her campaign promises, Terri was re-elected in 2006 by historic margins.

  • Mike McFadden

    Mike McFadden

    Minnesota Senate Race

    If there’s one other thing you should know about Mike, it’s that he is passionate about educating our youth. As Senator, he hopes to spark a serious policy debate about our nation’s education system and how we, as a nation, can and must do better.

  • Steve Daines

    Steve Daines

    Montana Senate Race

    As Montana’s Congressman, Steve Daines is committed to always putting Montana first as he works to bring real change to Washington and fights for common sense solutions to get our country back on track.

  • Ben Sasse

    Ben Sasse

    Nebraska Senate Race

    Ben Sasse is a fifth-generation Nebraskan who fixes broken institutions. When announced as president of the 130-year-old Midland University in 2009, Ben was 37, making him one of the youngest chief executives in American higher education. At the time, Midland was on the verge of closing. Since then, Ben's hometown college has been Nebraska's fastest-growing school four years in a row.

  • Thom Tillis

    Thom Tillis

    North Carolina Senate Race

    Businessman Thom Tillis has only been in politics for a few years, but his impact on North Carolina is undeniable. Tillis, 53, helped lead a conservative revolution to claim control of the State House, for generations the bedrock layer of Democrat power in the Tarheel State.

  • Monica Wehby

    Monica Wehby

    Oregon Senate Race

    Dr. Monica Wehby is a Republican candidate for the United States Senate in Oregon. Dr. Wehby is currently the Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Randall Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon.

  • Mike Rounds

    Mike Rounds

    South Dakota Senate Race

    Mike Rounds is committed to growing South Dakota’s economy, improving the daily lives of South Dakota citizens, and providing opportunities for young people to stay in South Dakota while holding taxes to a minimum.

  • Shelley Moore Capito

    Shelley Moore Capito

    West Virginia Senate Race

    On November 26, 2012, Congresswoman Shelley Moore Capito announced that she is running for the U.S. Senate in 2014. Citing the changing political landscape and leadership, Capito offers some much needed diversity of gender and philosophy as well as a proven record of putting West Virginia first and forging bipartisan solutions to our challenges.

Conservatives in the News

Elizabeth Warren, Paul Ryan Rally for Senate Candidates in West Virginia

From Washington Wire

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va.—West Virginia’s Senate race featured dueling surrogates on Monday, with Democrat Natalie Tennant and Republican Shelley Moore Capito bringing in party headliners to rally their political bases.

Nine of top 10 Senate seats likeliest to flip now held by Democrats, National Journal finds Read mo


The biggest battles of the 2014 primary season are all but over, and Republicans still appear to be in good shape.

National Journal Thursday took a fresh look at Senate races, and found Democrats vulnerable on several fronts--nine of the 10 seats most likely to flip to the other party are now held by Democrats.

John Thune: Mitch McConnell is no Tom Daschle Read more:


John Thune knows what it’s like to knock off a party leader — and he doesn’t see it happening in Kentucky this fall.

Thune said that Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) will not be the next Tom Daschle, the Democratic majority leader that the South Dakota Republican defeated in 2004. That race helped set the precedent for challengers to incumbent party leaders, a dynamic that was underscored again this month when House Majority Leader Eric Cantor was trounced in his Virginia primary.