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Woodruff elected to State House of Representatives

Ebony Woodruff Ebony Woodruff
HARVEY, LA (WAFB) -

A Southern Law School and LSU grad is the newest member of the Louisiana Legislature.

Ebony Woodruff was elected to the vacant seat in House District 87, which is the Harvey area.  She won election after the qualified period ended with no other candidates in the race.

Woodruff, a democrat, will replace Girod Jackson III, who resigned in August amid tax charges.

Woodruff will serve out the remainder of Jackson's term, which ends in 2015.

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