BR Press Club to host in-person forum for U.S. Senate candidates

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD)- The Baton Rouge Press Club is hosting an in-person forum for U.S. Senate candidates.

Specifically, the candidates are running against U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy.

As of today, these candidates are scheduled to take part in the forum:

  • Shreveport Mayor Adrian Perkins
  • Antoine Pierce, a Baton Rouge businessman

The forum is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m.

According to the Press Club, “the hour-long forum will be outdoors under the pavilion at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden, 4560 Essen Lane South, at the intersection with I-10.”

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy was invited, but declined the come after learning that all of the candidates were not invited to the forum.


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