Rep. candidate declares for District 95 seat
federal government. If I were in the General Assembly, I would push that issue.”
He said there are three things he stands for, as a candidate: “I believe in small government, I believe in local government, and I believe in accountable government. I will be an accountable person.”
Upton and his wife LaRae live in north Rockdale County and have six children. He said he was not yet familiar with local issues in Rockdale and Newton counties and was in the process of asking residents about their concerns.
“I work a lot in Rockdale, Gwinnett and Newton. Right now, I’m basically fielding questions from people I work with and talk to everyday and find out what concerns them,” he said.
Upton moved to Rockdale from Louisiana in 1997 when he was 16 years old, and he attended a private Christian high school in Pennsylvania.
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