Only 13 Democratic U.S. Representatives in state party history have opted not to run for reelection – no two in the same cycle.Full Story
Only one of 210 non-major party candidates for governor have won 10 percent of the vote in state history with just two others receiving five percent.
No Utah U.S. Representative who won their seat by 25+ points has ever been defeated in the subsequent general election.
A majority of the 17 seven-term U.S. Senators in history have either retired, resigned, or died in office, but five of the six who ran for reelection were victorious.
Not since before World War II have five U.S. House special elections been conducted during the first six months of a new Congress.