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Insurance man gets GOP nomination for Comer's seat

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Tompkinsville insurance man Bart Rowland
will be the Republican nominee for a House seat left vacant when
former Rep. James Comer was elected state agriculture commissioner.

Rowland was nominated Thursday evening by the Republican
executive committees of Cumberland, Green, Metcalfe and Monroe
counties.

The special election is set for Feb. 7.

Democrats are scheduled to select their nominee on Monday.


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