02 March 2011

la good ol boy network redux: charlie dewitt on the prowl for elective office again

gannett/the town talk excerpt:

"I can tell you being retired isn't worth a hoot," said DeWitt, who declined to say if he's made up his mind to run this year for a House or Senate seat, or another political office.

DeWitt was term-limited and couldn't run again in House District 25 for the term that began in January 2008. District 25 now is represented by Rep. Chris Roy Jr., a Democrat from Alexandria.

After being gone four years, DeWitt is free to run for his former District 25 seat, unless the district gets redrawn this spring and DeWitt finds his Lecompte home outside that district's boundaries. ~ read more