Republicans Search For Candidate to Run Against Rep. Parker
The candidate would run in the newly formed 200th Legislative District.
22nd Ward Republican Leader Calvin Tucker is currently looking for a candidate to challenge incumbent state Rep. Cherelle Parker in the 200th Legislative District.
The newly formed district includes parts of the 9th Ward, 22nd Ward, 50th Ward and 59th Ward.
“For any individual who may have interest in being a candidate for this office, please do not hesitate to get in touch with me ASAP so that we can get the appropriate documentation submitted," Tucker said in a news release.
Tucker is also looking to be a Republican National Delegate from the 2nd congressional district. There will be three such delegates from the district, which is represented by Rep. Chaka Fattah.
He is the chairman of the Philadelphia Black Republican Ward Leaders.