Louisiana Representative Charlie Melancon kicked off his campaign run in Shreveport Thursday morning.
It was part of his 'jambalaya and jobs' tour across the Pelican state.
Representative Melancon is looking to take current Senator David Vitter
Truman Montessori School was packed Thursday as parents rushed to enroll their kids in Pre-K.
The Advertiser reports the program is one of the state's high points in education.
The scores of students who were enrolled last year rose by 50%.