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Aug 06, 2013
BATON ROUGE – Governor Bobby Jindal released the following statement regarding Congressman Rodney Alexander’s decision to not run for re-election.
Governor Jindal said, “Rodney Alexander has been a warrior for the people of Louisiana throughout his time in Congress. He has dedicated his life to public service and finding bipartisan ways to improve the quality of life for the people of Louisiana.
“Most importantly, Rodney didn't let Washington change him. He never forgot where he is from. Many folks go to Washington and they get taken over by the ways of political life. Not Rodney. Rodney's service in Congress should be a model for the folks who seek elected office as a way to break through the gridlock and find solutions that help people instead of trying to score political points.”