Arkansas Rep. Tom Cotton Will Run For U.S. Senate | Talking Points Memo

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A person who has spoken with Arkansas Rep. Tom Cotton says the freshman Republican congressman will announce next week that he’s challenging Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor.Cotton scheduled an event with supporters next Tuesday in his hometown of Dardanelle. A person who’s spoken with Cotton says the congressman intends to enter the race against Pryor, a two-term incumbent who faces re-election next year.

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