AP: Michael Guest winner in 3rd Congressional District

AP: Michael Guest winner in 3rd Congressional District
Republican Michael Guest will represent Mississippi’s 3rd Congressional District. (Photo source: MichaelGuest.ms)

MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) - Republican Michael Guest will be the new face in Washington D.C. to represent Mississippi’s 3rd Congressional District.

The Associated Press declared Guest the winner of the congressional race just after 9 p.m. on Tuesday.

Guest defeated Democrat Michael Evans and Matthew Holland of the Reform Party.

Currently serving as the District Attorney for Madison and Rankin counties, Guest has served as a District Attorney and Assistant District Attorney for 22 years.

Guest will replace Republican Gregg Harper, who announced his retirement after serving in Congress since 2009.

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