Monroe mayor running for 5th district congressional seat - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Monroe mayor running for 5th district congressional seat

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MONROE, La. (KALB News Channel 5) --  Monroe mayor Jamie Mayo plans to give it another go for U.S. Representative Vance McAllister's congressional seat.

Mayo is the first democrat to announce that he plans to run this year.

He plans to make his official announcement Wednesday in Monroe and Alexandria. 

Mayo finished third in last year's special election primary with 15% behind McAllister.


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