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Delgado announces candidacy for Baton Rouge mayor

John Delgado (Source: Kiran Chawla/WAFB) John Delgado (Source: Kiran Chawla/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Baton Rouge Metro Councilman John Delgado announced Thursday morning he is running for mayor of Baton Rouge.

"Making every aspect of Baton Rouge better, in every neighborhood and for every citizen, is a job for all of us and it requires a leader - the kind of leader I will be as mayor," Delgado said.

The 41-year-old Republican currently represents District 12 in East Baton Rouge Parish.

He has served on the Metro Council for three years.

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