Andraè McGary posts early lead

Andraè McGary posts early lead

November 6th, 2012 in Local - Breaking News

Andrae McGary

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With 15,219 reported votes, Democrat Andraè McGary, the 33-year-old city councilman running for State Senate, has an early lead in the District 10 race. His opponent, the 64-year-old Republican Todd Gardenhire, trails with 11,856 reported votes. The winner will represent portions of Bradley and Hamilton counties, in a seat vacated by State Sen. Andy Berke, who's announced his bid to run for Chattanooga mayor.