RD 4 Candidates

4 seek House seat moved from Wilmington to Sussex 

Charles MegginsonGovernment, Headlines

Now that the Route 24 corridor from Millsboro to Angola has its own state House District, four candidates have emerged to represent the area. The legislative seat was moved from Wilmington to Sussex County during last year‚Äôs redistricting process, reflecting population growth in the southern end of Delaware. Republican candidates include Dr. Jeff Hilovsky, co-founder of Sussex Eye Center, and …

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Democrat Bud Freel wins 4th RD special election

Charles MegginsonGovernment, Headlines

Democrat Charles ‚ÄúBud‚ÄĚ Freel has won the special election to serve the remainder of former-Rep. Gerald Brady‚Äôs term in the Delaware House of Representatives. Unofficial results from the Department of Elections show Freel having earned 2,210 votes compared to Republican Ted Kittila‚Äôs 1,015.¬† Freel served as an at-large Wilmington City Councilman for 16 years before representing the city‚Äôs 8th District …

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Democrats to run former councilman Bud Freel in special election

Charles MegginsonGovernment, Headlines

The Democratic Party has selected former Wilmington City Councilman and transportation department spokesman Bud Freel to serve as the Democratic nominee in the upcoming special election to fill the vacancy left by Rep. Gerald Brady. The Delaware Republican Party has not yet announced a nominee. The election is scheduled for Saturday, March 5, 2022.¬† The 4th District includes the Highlands …