TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Mar 25, 2020

State Rep. Timothy Hill, R-Blountville, has announced he is running for the U.S. House of Representatives in East Tennessee’s First Congressional District, where Republican Rep. Phil Roe’s retirement has left the only open seat in the state’s delegation. Hill, who was first elected to the General Assembly in 2012, served as majority whip and chairs the House Commerce Committee. Other candidates for the seat include state Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, former Kingsport Mayor John Clark and former Johnson City Mayor Steve Darden. Read more from the Bristol Herald Courier.