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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Jan 17, 2014

Knoxville Businessman Jason Emert announced his plan to run in the Republican primary to unseat 13th District State Rep. Gloria Johnson, a freshman Democrat. Emert, who graduated from the University of Miami Law School but did not take the Tennessee bar exam, has already raised $100,000 in donation pledges and began campaigning full-time Tuesday. Knoxnews has more.