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Former Rep. Paul Broun aims for a comeback

Former U.S. Representative Paul Broun is eyeing Congressman Jody Hice’s District 10 seat. Broun, who once held the seat for eight years from 2007 to 2015, officially announced his intention to run for the seat again last week. Broun lost the seat to Hice, but is hoping to represent Georgia’s Congressional 10th District once again. Hice will vacate the seat at the end of his term in 2022 to run for Georgia Secretary of State.
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Paul Broun to run for U.S. Representative in Georgia's 10th District

Dr. Paul Broun, a physician and former congressman, will run in 2022 to represent Georgia’s 10th District in the U.S. House of Representatives, according to a Wednesday press release from his office. Rep. Jody Hice, who currently holds the seat, announced last week that he will run for the seat...
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Paul Broun Is Running for Congress Again

Former congressman Paul Broun is angling to get his old seat back now that his successor, Rep. Jody Hice, is running for secretary of state. Broun, an Oconee County physician, served as Athens’ congressman from 2007 through 2014. He came out of nowhere to win a special election in which, lacking a Democrat in the runoff, most Athens voters supported him because his opponent had stated that he wanted to bomb Athens except for the football team.