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April 17, 2014
GOP Race for 7th Congressional District Grows More Heated
By Barry Smith
RALEIGH — The candidates are David Rouzer, who lost a close race to retiring Rep. Mike McIntyre two years ago, Woody White, and Chris Andrade. The race has grown heated in recent weeks, as White has charged Rouzer with being too close to the Washington GOP establishment and Rouzer countering that his experience in Washington would allow him to be a more effective legislator sooner should he win in November.