It's Official: Jimbo is Washington-Bound

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - It's official former US Representative Jim Traficant wants to head back to Washington.

Traficant filed papers to run for Ohio's 17th District as an Independent challenging current Democratic Representative Tim Ryan.

Traficant represented Ohio's 17th district for seven years, until 2002 when he was expelled and sent to prison for taking bribes.

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