State Sen. Jim Tracy, R-Shelbyville, speaks to constituents at the Dayton Coffee Shop on Tuesday. Tracy is seeking the GOP nomination for the 4th U.S. District House seat and will face incumbent U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais in next yearís primary.
Published: 4:13 PM, 11/12/2013
Last updated: 4:14 PM, 11/12/2013
Author: Reed Johnson Source: The Herald-News
At a campaign stop in Dayton on Tuesday, candidate for the 4th U.S. District House seat State Sen. Jim Tracy, R-Shelbyville, spoke out against spending in Washington, D.C., and championed a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
After lauding the Tennessee General Assembly for cutting spending and cutting taxes, Tracy, who described himself as pro-life, pro-traditional marriage and pro-2nd Amendment, said he hopes to take those principals to the nationís capital should he unseat sitting U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais.
For further details, see the Wednesday edition of The Herald-News.