Youngest state representative will not run for office again
NBC NEWS — Hines not running
While he's announcing, one candidate is withdrawing from a statewide race.
State Representative Walker Hines, a Republican from New Orleans, announced today he will not be seeking any public office this fall. Hines had previously announced his candidacy for Secretary of State. The 27 year-old was the youngest member of the state legislature. He says he plans to return to public service sometime in the future.