Democrat Salinas, Republican Weise to enter House District 97 race

By Updated: December 07, 2019 4:00 AM CT | Published: December 07, 2019 4:00 AM CT

The race to replace Republican state Rep. Jim Coley in House District 97 is shaping up with a Democrat and another Republican joining the fray.


Gabby Salinas John Gillespie Jim Coley
Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard

Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.

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