COLUMBIA — Chuck Basye won the Republican nomination for the 47th District House of Representatives with 71 percent of the vote. The sixth-generation farmer, who lives in Rocheport, faces incumbent John Wright, the unopposed Democratic candidate. This is Basye's first try for elective office.
Chuck Basye wins GOP nomination for 47th District House seat
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