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Article by Bryan Howard
April 2, 2019
A Military man has announced he will be running as a Republican for Congress in the Texas 7th Congressional district. This district turned blue in the 2018 election and Wesley Hunt is looking to bring it back to Red.
Hunt is an Army vet from West Point looking to bring honor back to our country. Texas 7th district is currently represented by Democrat Lizzie Fletcher, and Hunt would like this to be her last term.
Hunt has all the checkmarks needed to be elected in Texas as a Republican.
- Military background
- High education (West Point)
- Pushes Conservative Policy
- Believes In American exceptionalism
ABC News Houston reported Hunt’s statement, “My time in the military has taught me that when you believe in something you defend it,” said Hunt. “I am someone who truly believes in the values of this country. This is the greatest country in the world. And it’s time for leaders who truly believe in the values of this country, to step up and fight for our values and our way of life.””
Watch Hunt’s announcement: