Democrat Don Cazayoux defeated Republican "Woody" Jenkins in the race for U.S. Representative from the 6th Congressional District...
...Cazayoux has drawn the brunt of the attacks. He's sought to rebuff a campaign that brands him as a supporter of "big government" policies of presidential contender Barack Obama and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Saturday's 6th Congressional District election will fill the seat of Richard Baker, who resigned in January to take a job in hedge funds.
The district covers the Old South plantation country around Baton Rouge and had been held by Republicans for 33 years.,,,