NRCC Adds 16 To 'Young Gun' Ranks

June 30, 2010

If you’re a Republican running for Congress, you want to be on the National Republican Congressional Committee’s “Young Guns” list of promising candidates.

Getting on the list shows donors that Washington takes your campaign seriously, and that you’ve built what political professionals see as a potentially winning campaign infrastructure.

Here are the names the NRCC is adding today:

Andy Barr in Kentucky’s 6th district;
Rick Crawford in Arkansas’ 1st district;
Robert Dold in Illinois’ 10th district;
Keith Fimian in Virginia’s 11th district;
Stephen Fincher in Tennessee’s 8th district;
Mike Fitzpatrick in Pennsylvania’s 8th district;
David Harmer in California’s 11th district;
Joe Heck in Nevada’s 3rd district;
Randy Hultgren in Illinois’ 14th district;
Robert Hurt in Virginia’s 5th district;
Adam Kinzinger in Illinois’ 11th district;
David McKinley in West Virginia’s 1st district;
Mick Mulvaney in South Carolina’s 5th district;
Kristi Noem in South Dakota’s at-large district;
Tom Reed in New York’s 29th district; and
Todd Young in Indiana’s 9th district.

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