THOMASVILLE — Republican Chris West announced his candidacy in Georgia’s 2nd Congressional District to unseat Democrat incumbent Sanford Bishop.
West, a Thomasville native born and raised in the 2nd District, is an Air Force officer and champion for the America First agenda. West is general counsel for a real estate development company. He holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Valdosta State University and a law degree from Faulkner University. West is a member of the boards of the Rotary Club of Moultrie and the United Way and Colquitt County. He and his wife Jenny and their three children attend First Baptist Church of Thomasville.
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