King’s loss ends a string of 196 consecutive renomination victories by incumbent lawmakers in the state.
The seven-plus month vacancy caused by Sean Duffy’s resignation is the fourth longest in the history of the state due to resignation or death.
It’s been more than 85 years since a Minnesota U.S. Representative has drawn four primary challengers.
The GOP won six of the state’s CDs in 2018 – but five by single digits.
The Gopher State has hosted 26 rematch elections among major party nominees since 1990 – only three such challengers have been successful.
Wisconsin’s 108-election streak – sixth in the nation – will shortly come to an end.
The state has sent 22 of its Top 25 most experienced delegations to D.C. over the last 50 years.
Each of the previous four members of the U.S. House from Wisconsin quit after being elected or appointed to higher political office.
Utah is one of three states never to elect a sitting or former U.S. Representative to the office of governor.
Fourteen have been elected to the senate during the last three cycles.