National Republican leader will discuss campaign to defeat Sen. Landrieu

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The director of state parties for the Republican National Committee will speak at Press Club Monday, Feb. 3.

Matt Pinnell will discuss the new "Project: Geaux Red" campaign in which national and state Republican leaders will join together to defeat Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu. Landrieu is being challenged by Rep. Bill Cassidy, a Republican.

The event will be held at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel and Casino in the Iberville Room  which is located at 102 France St.

Parking is free in the garage off Mayflower Street. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for guests. The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and the news media are allowed to ask questions during the question-and-answer portion of the program.

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