This will be Lew Medlin’s fourth try at the 19th House of Delegates seat as the Democratic Party’s nominee. Medlin was defeated three times in a row by the incumbent, Delegate Lacey Putney.
“I had a lot of people come up to me and say, ‘You gotta run,’” Medlin said, explaining why he is giving it another try.
There is another reason.
“When I ran the first few times, I knew I wasn’t going to win,” he said.