An open seat in the U.S. Senate, combined with Louisiana’s unique “jungle primary” system, means a record number of candidates on the November 8th ballot. 21 have qualified so far, with one more day to sign up.
As always, there are those with catchy nicknames.
“My name is Donald “Crawdaddy” Crawford and I’m running for U.S. Senate as a Republican.”
He qualified Thursday, along with five others, including perennial candidate Bob Lang of Natchitoches.