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Mayor Roy says he won't run for Alexander's seat

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5 ) - It seems one person has taken his name out of speculation in the race to fill Congressman Rodney Alexander's seat.

Alexandria Mayor Jacques Roy says he will not run in the special election on October 19. 

Alexander announced earlier this month he would step down.  Governor Jindal announced the next day he would hire alexander as his Veteran's Affairs  Secretary. 

A spokesperson  for Roy told us this afternoon he is happy with the job he has right now.

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