Rep. Lynn Westmoreland to hold press conference in Columbus on Friday

Rep. Lynn Westmoreland will hold a press conference in Columbus on Friday, a release states.

Westmoreland, whose district includes portions of Columbus, will discuss his opposition to a Democratic health care bill, expected to reach a vote next week, his office said. He will have the 2,000-page bill and talk about how it would affect his constituents.

The representative will be at the Columbus Public Library, 3000 Macon Road, at 3 p.m.