Gill withdraws from Congressional race, to run for Kern County supervisor | News


With the change in Congressional districts caused by the redistricting process Springville native Louis Gill is no longer planning to challenge Republican Kevin McCarthy in his new Congressional district.

On Tuesday, Gill announced he would run to represent District 3 as a Kern County Supervisor. Gill had planned to challenge McCarthy as a Democrat in the 23rd district.

But the state’s redistricting process will have McCarthy representing the 20th district, beginning with the 2022 election. McCarthy also will no longer represent Porterville following the 2022 election if reelected, but will continue to represent the Springville area.

For the 2022 election Porterville will be in the 22nd U.S. Congressional District. Former Congressman Devin Nunes…

Read more…


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here