Meet congressional candidate Dean Longo

Posted at 1:00 PM, Feb 01, 2012
and last updated 2012-02-02 08:07:33-05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - Dean Longo is running for U.S. Congress out of Virginia's third congressional district. The third district, which stretches from east Richmond to Norfolk, has been represented by Rep. Bobby Scott, a Democrat, since 1993.

Longo, who is running as a Republican, is a businessman and retired airman.

Longo said if elected he would work to make the country's healthcare system work over a long period of time. He said is focusing his campaign on issues that impact communities, on families and on people.

You can watch the entire segment with Longo in the video box above.

Click here to visit Dean Longo's campaign website.