4th U.S. District Congressional Candidate Eric Stewart (D) spoke Tuesday (8/14/2012) on the steps of the historic Rutherford County Courthouse. After that, WGNS' Bart Walker spoke with Stewart . . .
Eric Stewart presently serves in the Tennessee State Senate, representing the 14th district ( Franklin, Bledsoe, Coffee, Grundy, Sequatchie, Van Buren, and Warren counties). He is a member of the Democratic Party.
As a result of the 2010 Census and redistricting, Rutherford County has been moved from the 6th U.S. House District to the 4th. The incumbent in this district is Dr. Scott DesJarlais (Republican).