Karen Carter Peterson declares a run for Congressman Cedric Richmond’s seat

Karen Carter Peterson declares a run for Congressman Cedric Richmond’s seat
Karen Carter Peterson launched a website campaign to fill the 2nd U.S. Congressional District seat. . (Source: http://www.karencarterpeterson.com/)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -Karen Carter Peterson has launched a website campaign to fill Cedric Richmond’s 2nd U.S. Congressional District seat.

Richmond announced Tuesday that he’s vacating his post to join President-Elect Joe Biden’s administration as a senior advisor.

Carter Peterson has served in the Louisiana Senate since 2010.

Last year, she went public with her struggle with gambling addiction and participated in recovery program.

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