President Donald Trump, accompanied by House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., left, and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., right, arrives to speak at the 2018 House and Senate Republican Member Conference at The Greenbrier, in White Sulphur Springs, WVa., Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. The House Republican campaign arm has selected another round of candidates for its incumbent protection program.
President Donald Trump, accompanied by House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., left, and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., right, arrives to speak at the 2018 House and Senate Republican Member Conference at The Greenbrier, in White Sulphur Springs, WVa., Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. The House Republican campaign arm has selected another round of candidates for its incumbent protection program. Andrew Harnik AP
President Donald Trump, accompanied by House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., left, and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., right, arrives to speak at the 2018 House and Senate Republican Member Conference at The Greenbrier, in White Sulphur Springs, WVa., Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. The House Republican campaign arm has selected another round of candidates for its incumbent protection program. Andrew Harnik AP

Republican campaign arm intensifies incumbent protection efforts

February 16, 2018 06:02 AM