Jackson businessman Brad Greer announces run for Congress

JACKSON, Tenn. — Local businessman Brad Greer announced Thursday that he will run for the congressional seat being left vacant by Stephen Fincher.

Brad Greer CongressGreer, 47, of Jackson, announced in a prepared release that he has joined the 8th Congressional District Republican Primary.

“I am concerned that rural West Tennessee will not be adequately represented by the Memphis/Shelby County, lifelong politicians who have jumped into this race,” Greer states in the release. “All areas of the 8th Congressional District deserve and will have a voice in Washington if I am elected. I will not leave rural West Tennessee behind.”

Congressman Stephen Fincher announced Monday that he will not seek a fourth term.

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