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UPDATE: GOP could like Robertson to run for District five seat

Posted: Updated: Aug 13, 2013 09:36 AM
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UPDATE:

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - KNOE 8 News has received comment from Al Robertson regarding Willie Robertson potentially being a District 5 candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives.

He said, "I don't think Willie will be running, but with him, you never know!"

Robertson also said that the Duck Dynasty crew was in New York doing press for the upcoming season of the show and would be available to speak when they return Wednesday afternoon.

ORIGINAL STORY:

MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Washington Examiner article is suggesting that Willie Robertson is a well-liked potential candidate for the GOP in Washington.

With the resignation of Representative Rodney Alexander, the examiner quotes an outside GOP advisor saying, "My boys want to run Willie Robertson for the seat."

Paul Bedard wrote the article.

KNOE 8 News has reached out to Al Robertson from the Duck Commander, and we are awaiting comment.

To read the entire article from the Washington Examiner, click here.

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