Rao Uppu

Chris Miller
August 13, 2019 - 5:29 pm
Rao Uppu, a naturalized U.S. citizen and professor at Southern University, has withdrawn from the race for Louisiana Lieutenant Governor. Uppu signed up on the last day of qualifying. An émigré from India, he said he couldn't imagine someone winning a statewide office unopposed. Uppu said without...
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August 08, 2019 - 4:19 pm
Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry won't win re-election without a race. The Republican attorney general drew an opponent in the final hour of the candidate registration period Thursday: Ike Jackson Jr., a Democrat from Plaquemine. With that last-minute signup, all of Louisiana's seven...
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