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Posted by: Brittany Sims on Mar 27, 2014

U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais officially filed for re-election with the Tennessee State Division of Elections yesterday, the Daily News Journal reports. DesJarlais, who represents the Fourth Congressional District, has been ranked as the fourth most conservative member of the U.S. House of Representatives and the most conservative in Tennessee by National Journal Magazine. He has also faced controversy surrounding his 2001 divorce proceedings, details of which were made public during the final weeks of the last election. Read more from Politico.