Republican Mike Rogers (AL-3) has been added to the NRCC’s Patriot Program a.k.a the list of the party’s most vulnerable members. John McCain carried the Alabama 3rd with 56% of the vote but Rogers only gathered 53% of the vote against newcomer (opponent) Josh Segall.
Also, freshmen Democrats Bobby Bright (AL-2) and Parker Griffith (AL-5) are on the DCCC Frontline program. Bright won with a meager 50.23% of the vote.
Senator Richard Shelby has a campaign war chest of $14.8 million, second only to Chuck Schumer. That’s enough to ward off any challengers. According to CQ: