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NOV 16, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle

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McAllister surges ahead in 5th District runoff

(AP) — Vance McAllister, the political newcomer with the backing of the popular "Duck Dynasty" TV family, took the lead Saturday as results came in from a special election to choose Louisiana's newest member of Congress. Riser, a funeral home owner in the Senate since 2008, campaigned on his experience in the Legislature and with the support of tea party groups. The positions put McAllister at odds with tea party supporters but generated support from some Democrats who had no candidate of their own in the runoff. The congressional seat was vacant because Republican Rodney Alexander ... Read More

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