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Democrat Says She'll Run Against Rep. Jody Hice

06/25/2017
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Lee Becker

Chalis Montgomery, a musician and music educator from Barrow County, told the Oconee County Democratic Party Tuesday night that she intends to announce her candidacy for the 10th Congressional District seat and is seeking help in forming her campaign committee.

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Chalis Montgomery Jumps into #GA10 Race (Rep. Hice)

07/18/2017
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Lawton Sack

We received the following press release from Chalis Montgomery announcing her candidacy as a Democrat for Congress from GA-10, which is currently represented by Republican Congressman Jody Hice.

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Opposing Hice: Democrats in Georgia's 10th district begin campaigning for midterms

07/13/2017
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Pete Prybylski

While the nation’s attention was focused on the race in Georgia’s 6th congressional district coming to a close, the upcoming race for Georgia’s 10th district welcomed a new contender. On June 20, Chalis Montgomery announced to Oconee County Democrats her intent to run in opposition to incumbent representative Jody Hice.

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A liberal Democrat takes aim at Hice’s deep-red Georgia district

07/19/2017
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Greg Bluestein

Chalis Montgomery, a 39-year-old educator and youth ministry leader, is backing an ardently progressive platform. She lists an immigration overhaul, criminal justice reform and access to college and vocational training for all, among her policy platforms.

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Democrat Montgomery to run for 10th Congressional District seat

07/18/2017
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Alyson Shields

Democrat Chalis Montgomery announced Tuesday she will run for the 10th Congressional District seat.

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Athens Moms Protest Gun Violence

11/16/2017
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Nate Harris

In response to the shooting at a church in Texas on Nov. 5 that killed 26 people, members of the Georgia chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America gathered at City Hall in Athens on Saturday for a vigil for the victims, as well as a call to action.

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