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GOP 1st District Scorecard

Check each day for updates on who's in and who's out and who's on the fence

Updated: 4/27 

List of Republicans that have either declared or are considering or have been mentioned as possible candidates:  

Former Rep. Mark Neumann: Mentioned (only mention came in a Bryce news release) 

Robin Vos: Considering; Update--takes himself out of consideration.   

Samantha Kerkman: Considering, per WGTD. Update: Won't run. 

Sen. David Craig (R-Big Bend): Mentioned; Update: Declines 

Rep. Tyler August: Says in a news release that he won't run for congress, but will run for re-election. 

UW Regent and former Ryan staffer Bryan Steil: Considering, per WPR. Will announce Sunday, 4-22); Declared 

Reince Priebus: Mentioned. Update---Takes himself out of consideration.   

Rep. Amy Loudenbeck (R-Clinton): Mentioned  

Kenosha County Board member and police officer Jeff Wamboldt: Considering per FB post; Update--declares per social media. Update--Withdraws 

Pleasant Prairie Municipal Judge Dick Ginkowski: Considering per FB post

Jeremy Ryan: Declared (Per AP: A liberal known as a prominent protester in Madison who ran as a Republican against Ryan in 2014 but got only 6% of the vote.) 

Nick Polce: Declared  

Paul Nehlen: Declared 

Kevin Adam Steen: Declared