Andrew Clyde (R), the owner of Clyde’s Armory in Athens, is running for US Congress in 2020 to represent Georgia District 9.
Gun Rights — Clyde wants to eliminate all restrictions and taxes on the sale of firearms.
Eliminating Taxes and Limiting Government — Clyde wants to eliminate the IRS and institute a national sales tax. He also wants to eliminate several federal departments, including the Department of Education and the EPA.
Supporting Donald Trump — Clyde “fully supports our President and his agenda” to “Make America Great Again.” He is not specific on his website about the details of Trump’s platform that he supports, beyond “building the wall.”
Clyde had raised $775,739 as of 7/22/20 and has $42,698 on hand. His campaign has been mostly self-financed, with 85% of his campaign funds coming from himself. Only $7,932 came from donors giving under $200.
Clyde is a veteran of Kuwait and Iraq and owns a gun store in Athens.