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Monty Mason files for re-election

Monty Mason files for re-election

Sen. Monty Mason, D-Williamsburg, will look to keep his seat in the Virginia Senate’s 1st District in November.

Mason announced he had filed the necessary paperwork to get himself on the ballot for re-election in a Friday morning post on Facebook.

“I've filed for re-election in the great 1st Senate District of Virginia,” he said in the post. “Thanks to the people of the 1st State Senate District for allowing me to do a job that I truly love. I would be honored to continue as your Senator.”

A College of William and Mary graduate, Mason works as a senior director at Visa. He has served in the Senate since a special election in 2016. Prior to that, he was a member of the...