Harper to go for another term
U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper, 53, has announced that he will run for re-election in Mississippi’s 3rd District, according to The Associated Press.
The Republican congressman was elected in 2008 to succeed Chip Pickering, who did not run for re-election.
Candidates for congressional office must qualify by March 1. The primary is scheduled for June. 1.
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