DOVER — Republican Eric Buckson, Levy Court commissioner for the 4th District, announced Wednesday his candidacy for the state’s 16th Senatorial District seat.
Mr. Buckson is in his fourth term as Levy Court commissioner, representing areas of Magnolia, Camden, Frederica, Bowers, South Bowers, Felton, Milford and Houston. He retired from his career as an educator last June after 30 years of service as a coach, teacher, and administrator
“I pledge to study the facts and make sound decisions, recognizing that while I will not agree with all those I come in contact with, I will listen and I will give them an honest response.” Mr. Buckson said.
The 16th Senatorial District seat is currently held by longtime Rep. Colin Bonini, R-Dover, who filed for re-election in March.