Republican Incumbent Rick Allen and Democrat Francys Johnson are vying for the District 12 seat this year.
Cities in the district include Alston, Augusta, Baxley, Claxton, Douglas, Dublin, Metter, Statesboro, Swainsboro, Sylvania, Vidalia and Waycross.
Rick Allen - R Inc
Rick Allen is the current U.S. Congressman for District 12.
He has pushed for border security and the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. He supports school choice.
Francys Johnson - D
Francys Johnson has been an ordained minister for 18 years and is the Senior Minister at the Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Pembroke, and the Magnolia Baptist Church near Brooklet. He is also an attorney and counselor at law.
He says he has been making a positive difference for a long time through service to community-based organizations helping people help themselves. Johnson practices criminal and civil law in the state and federal courts in Georgia from his office on Main Street in downtown Statesboro.
Johnson was born and raised on his grandparents' farm in Sylvania. He is a graduate of Georgia Southern University and The University of Georgia.