Voters in northwest Louisiana chose today to send Republican John Fleming to Washington as 4th District congressman, ending a storm-lengthened 2008 election cycle charged by presidential politics.
GOP takes narrow victory in 4th congressional race
Republicans barely held on to a long-standing GOP congressional seat in Louisiana on Saturday, as John Fleming beat Democrat Paul Carmouche by just 356 votes.
Louisiana prosecutors lose two early fights on criminal justice reform - Gov. Edwards pushing broad range of changes to reduce incarceration rate, save money