U.S. House of Representatives http://wfae.org en So Far, Six Enter Competition For Watt's Coveted House Seat http://wfae.org/post/so-far-six-enter-competition-watts-coveted-house-seat <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Now that Congressman Mel Watt has been confirmed as director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, there will soon be an open seat in the </span>12<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> district.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">So far, there are at least six candidates – all African-American Democrats – who are competing for his office in a special election. When that election will take place remains unclear.</span></p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 22:44:15 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 41339 at http://wfae.org So Far, Six Enter Competition For Watt's Coveted House Seat