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Troy Carter projected winner of 2nd Congressional District

East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome publicly endorsed state Sen. Troy Carter...
East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome publicly endorsed state Sen. Troy Carter for Louisiana's 2nd Congressional district at an event in downtown Baton Rouge, La. on Monday, March 22, 2021.(WAFB)
Updated: Apr. 24, 2021 at 10:02 PM CDT
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Troy Carter is the projected winner of the 2nd Congressional District seat over challenger Karen Carter Peterson.

Carter (D) replaces Cedric Richmond, who resigned his seat to join President Joe Biden’s senior staff in the White House.

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