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Dittmar officially becomes only Democrat in race for the 5th - Roanoke Times: Politics

Thu Jul 14 14:00:45 EDT 2016 | The Roanoke Times
According to officials with the 5th District Democratic Committee, Jane Dittmar, former chairwoman of the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors, will be the only Democratic candidate running for the congressional seat. A committee deadline to file as a candidate passed at 5 p.m. Friday. Lisa Hystad, chairwoman of the 5th District Democratic Committee, said the committee agreed to set the candidacy deadline earlier this year. In January, a former staffer for Rep. Tom Perriello, Ericke Cage, of Ha..

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