Topic: Rodney Alexander
Financed almost entirely out of his own pocket, Republican Vance McAllister, a businessman, raised his profile in the race for Louisiana's 5th Congressional District through his friendship with the family profiled in the reality TV show 'Duck Dynasty.'
Rep. Parker Griffith of Alabama announced Tuesday he is switching parties. That could put pressure on other conservative Democrats, especially in the Deep South, to jump ship.
12/22/2009 05:05 pm