Candidate Garret Graves votes early

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Gov. Bobby Jindal's former coastal chief, Garret Graves, made sure his vote counts early in this election.

He voted Tuesday morning. Graves is on the long list of candidates vying for Louisiana's 6th Congressional District.

The seat is being vacated by Republican Bill Cassidy, who is running for US Senate.

Others running against Graves include Republicans Paul Dietzel, state Sen. Dan Claitor and state Rep. Lenar Whitney, as well as former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards.

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