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3rd Judicial Circuit judges

Florida's 3rd Judicial Circuit is comprised of Columbia, Dixie, Hamilton, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee and Taylor Counties. One of the seven circuit judges drew an opponent and the contest will appear on the Aug. 30 ballot.

GROUP 1

Paul Pryan (incumbent)

This candidate has not returned the News4Jax candidate survey.

T. Bradley McRae

Age: 48

Family: Parents - Ted & Jean McRae, Wife Jennifer R. McRae married for 21 years and we have three teenage daughters- Shelby 19, Lanna 17, and Aubree 14

Occupation: Attorney for 19 years

Education: CHS 1985, BYU -1992, and Mercer Law - 1996

Political experience:

What do you see as the top three issues in this race?
Integrity, Character and Fairness

How can you help voters in a way that others running for this office cannot?
I come from a unique perspective, having been born and raised as a sixth generation North Floridian.

What would you hope to be remembered for accomplishing after serving in this office?
A fair hand shake for everyone, but having a firm hand when necessary, all while upholding the constitute of the United States.

Campaign website: McRaeforourjudge.com