Three new republican candidates enter 9th Congressional District race
WSOC-TV - 03-14
NORTH CAROLINA - Three new republican candidates are entering the race for the 9th Congressional District. State Senator Dan Bishop of Charlotte officially filed Thursday afternoon in Raleigh. Sources tell Channel 9 Bishop is investing $250,000 of his own cash in the campaign and has already raised a significant amount of cash. Republican heavy hitters Jim Blaine and Ray Martin are running Bishop's campaign.