TITLE

Nagin joins the usual suspects as possible successors to Jefferson

AUTHOR(S)
Blake, Aaron
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Hill;6/6/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 66, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that several of the people who challenged Representative William Jefferson, a democrat in Louisiana, during the 2006 midterm elections are expected to run for his seat again should he resign of be forced from Congress. In addition, New Orleans, Louisiana, Mayor Ray Nagin and Jefferson's daughter are also expected to run for Jefferson's seat.
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25413856

 

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