Virginia Congressman Thomas Garrett will not seek reelection. The Buckingham County Republican told the ‘Washington Post’ yesterday that he is struggling with alcoholism and wants to focus on recovery and his family. Forty-six-year-old Garrett represents Virginia’s 5th district, which includes areas around Charlottesville. He’ll officially step down in January.
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