Montgomery County Supervisor Sherri Blevins has announced the will seek the GOP nomination to run for the 7th House District seat being vacated by Del. Nick Rush.
“Like most New River Valley residents, I was surprised and saddened by the announcement that our 7th House District Delegate, Nick Rush, decided not to seek re-election,” Blevins stated Thursday evening.
“Nick has been an outstanding Delegate for the those, like myself and my family, who are blessed to call the 7th District home. As both a mentor and friend, his leadership experiences and successes helped prepare me for my service on the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors. I am personally and professionally grateful.
“I am proud to officially announce my candidacy to seek the Republican nomination for the 7th House District seat. I will defend our Constitutional rights and the rights of the unborn as I boldly fight for our conservative values. With the support of my family and the many who have reached out with their encouragement, I will work hard to keep the New River Valley as the best place to live, work, raise a family, and retire,” she said.