Departures from Congress in 2014
Before the November election, a number of lawmakers have decided to leave their legislative duties behind, because of their health, personal preferences or recent scandals.
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Rep. Vance McAllister (R-La.)
Rep. Vance McAllister (R-La.) announced April 28 that he would not run for a second term. The decision came after a local newspaper published video of the congressman kissing a member of his staff.