Jan 252012

State Representative Tom Chabin, a Flagstaff Democrat, announced his candidacy last week for the District 6 seat in the Arizona State Senate.

The new Legislative District 6 includes Williams, Tusayn, Grand Canyon Village, Bellemont, Flagstaff, Jerome, Clarkdale, Cottonwood, Camp Verde, Payson, Snowflake, Taylor and Holbrook.

Chabin currently represents Legislative District 2. He was first appointed to fill the District 2 seat vacated by Ann Kirkpatrick, and is in his second full term, having been elected in 2008 and re-elected in 2010.