A Dothan City Commissioner formally announced his campaign this morning for the state house.
Paul lee made his announcement for the house district 86 seat this morning to a packed room of friends and supporters at the Wiregrass Rehab Center in Dothan.
Lee was chosen by the republican delegation to be their choice to fill the vacant seat.
Lee says it will be a tough, but fun campaign.
"We are going to do everything that we can to make sure that the resisents of this area and of district 86 are well represented and we are going to do everything that we can because I believe i know the needs of the people in this area," Lee said.
Lee will be up against Merrit Carothers in the primary election on November 2nd.