SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – A new candidate throws his hat in the ring in the race for Georgia’s House of Representatives.
Clinton Cowart officially announced his bid for House District 165 Wednesday afternoon.
Cowart is a local actor running as a Libertarian.
He hopes to fill the seat left vacant following the death of Rep. Mickey Stephens.
Four others have stepped into the race — all Democrats — including former Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson.