Tough Races in the House
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WASHINGTON (AP) _ A look at some of the House races likely to be competitive next fall.
Incumbent vs. Incumbent
Connecticut: Rep. Nancy Johnson, R, v. Rep. Jim Maloney, D.
Illinois: Rep. John Shimkus, R, vs. Rep. David Phelps, D.
Mississippi: Rep. Charles Pickering, R, vs. Rep. Ronnie Shows, D.
Republican open seats:
South Dakota: Rep. John Thune running for Senate
Tennessee: Rep. Van Hilleary running for governor
Democratic open seats:
Indiana: Rep. Tim Roemer retiring
Maine: Rep. John Baldacci running for governor
Vulnerable Republican incumbents:
West Virginia: Rep. Shelley Moore Capito
Connecticut: Rep. Rob Simmons
Vulnerable Democratic incumbents:
Utah: Rep. Jim Matheson
Kansas: Rep. Dennis Moore