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Redwine announces Senate run

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Former State Rep. David Redwine announced late last night he will run for the State Senate seat held by R.C. Soles. Redwine, a Democrat, lost his House seat to Bonner Stiller in 2002. Soles announced in December he will not seek another term.

Redwine says he'd like to use his experience as an elected official and a business owner to ensure the people of Senate District 8 have someone who is job-ready. If elected Redwine said his priorities in the State Senate would focus on responsible spending and strengthening the economy.

Bettie Fennell and Bill Rabon are running for the Republican nomination. Fennell narrowly lost to Soles in 2008.

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Even Though

he's a Democrat, he's the best man for the job. He has extensive experience in Government; he's a business owner; and he has a lot of common sense.

He understands constituency obligations; and never danced for any special interest group while serving in the House.

Fantastic!!! He would be a

Fantastic!!! He would be a great asset to the Senate and a great advocate for the people of North Carolina.