Carolyn Bordeaux, John Eaves, Renee Unterman.
These are just a few of the high profile names running for Congress in a red hot part of metro Atlanta.
Georgia's 7th Congressional District includes large sections of Forsyth and Gwinnett counties.
Republican Rep. Rob Woodall (R-Lawrenceville) retained the seat last November by a only a few hundred votes, staving off a challenge from Bourdeaux.
The high profile race is receiving national attention after Woodall announced that he will not seek another term.
Kelly Whitmire, a political reporter for the Forsyth County News, spoke with GPB Morning Edition host Leah Fleming about the latest updates from the congressional race.