BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Mayor Broome is now officially up for re-election.
Other notable entrants into the mayoral election on this day include Tara Wicker and Jordan Piazza.
Political pollster and strategist John Couvillon is providing an update on who has filed for the election on day one.
MORNING LA FILING UPDATE, DAY 1— John Couvillon (@WinWithJMC) July 22, 2020
Scalise, Richmond, Johnson, and Graves filed for re-election.
Waiting on Cassidy and Higgins (Abraham not running for re-election)
Harrison Golden is keeping up-to-date on other notable filers on this first day:
State Rep. Lance Harris (R-Alexandria) qualifies for #LA05 congressional race — to succeed outgoing U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham.— Harrison Golden (@harrisongolden) July 22, 2020
“I’ve lived a life of hard knocks. I have a Ph.D. in that actually.” @BRProudNews #lagov #lalege pic.twitter.com/LFjqDhTXJu