Jerry Mitchell Can Solve Problems For District 2

Monday, January 21, 2013

Recently I got the opportunity to meet Jerry Mitchell and discuss his vision for District 2.  Jerry impressed me with his knowledge of the entire district and ideas he has to address areas that need immediate attention.

Jerry walked my neighborhood and truly showed interest and suggested methods how to solve problems. Sitting down and talking with Jerry in my home and on the phone several times, I realized he is fiscally conservative and will spend our money wisely. Jerry is a problem solver without the government waste.

Yes, Jerry has the experience without a doubt. He diligently served the citizens of Chattanooga under Mayors Jon Kinsey and Bob Corker.  I'm asking the citizens of District 2 to vote for Jerry Mitchell on March 5 or early voting Feb. 13-28.

Larry Jenno
District 2

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