By Bobby Horn Jr.
LINDEN—The campaign trail for two candidates seeking the Republican nomination for their respective offices passed through Linden last week.
Lou Gigliotti, candidate for the 4th U.S. Congressional District was a guest of the Linden Lions Club Feb. 4.
State Senate District 1 Candidate Bryan Hughes, accompanied by representatives from CLEAT (Combined Law Enforcement Associations of Texas), stopped in Linden as part of a two-day, 11-day tour through the district.
A former math teacher and construction company Gigliotti is now in the auto business, building aftermarket high performance parts for Corvettes and other General Motor vehicles.
He is also a racer, having competed in the first NASCAR Truck series race
He is also a two-time Dallas Grand Prix Winner (1991 and 1993).