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Congressman Thornberry announces reelection bid for house seat

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KAUZ) -

U.S. Congressman Mac Thornberry (R-Clarendon) has announced he has filed for reelection. 

The congressman made the announcement on Thursday evening that he will rerun to continue to serve the 13th Congressional District of Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives.

"It is a great honor for me to represent the people of the 13th Congressional District in Congress.  Your support also enables me to serve as the Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee at a crucial time for our nation's security.  With your help, I will continue to fight for conservative, commonsense policies that keep our country strong," he said in a press release.

Congressman Thornberry was first elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1994.

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