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Jordan beats Lee to become new State Representative for District 29

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Edmond Jordan has been elected the new State Representative for District 29. 

Jordan beat out Vereta Lee in a runoff election Saturday with 59.6 percent of the votes. 

Jordan will replace the late Ronnie Edwards who passed away February 24 after a three year battle with pancreatic cancer. 

Both Jordan and Lee ran for the seat in October but lost to Edwards. 

For the Louisiana Secretary of State's election results click here

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