Jordan beats Lee to become new State Representative for District 29

Jordan beats Lee to become new State Representative for District 29

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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