Charles Scott Announces Candidacy for Caddo D.A. 3-20-08

“Talk of the Town with Tom Pace” attended the press conference today in Shreveport, Louisiana as Charles Scott formally announced he’s a candidate for Caddo District Attorney.

“I’ve done a good job for you as a district judge, I’ll do a good job for you as a district attorney,” so said former chief judge Charles Rex Scott today as he announced his candidacy for Caddo D.A.  Standing on the steps of the south side of the Caddo Courthouse, under a beautiful blue sky, Scott made his run for the D.A.’s office official at 1pm, this Wednesday, March 20th.

He was accompanied by his wife Alexis, Caddo Sheriff Steve Prator, and introduced by longtime friend Ben Politz.  Scott is seeking to replace current Caddo D.A. Paul Carmouche who is stepping down at the end of 2008.

In his speech today, Scott emphasized his experience, serving the past 27 years as a judge in the First Juduicial District, with the past five years as Caddo’s Chief District Judge.

Gov. Bobby Jindal interview with Media & Talk of the Town at BPCC on March 20th, 2008

Gov. Bobby Jindal spoke with reporters including Tom Pace from “The Talk of the Town” Wednesday morning, March 20th, 2008 following his “open press conference” at Bossier Parish Community College. 

Jindal applauded the legislators on their victories in the second special session of the legislature that recently ended last Friday, March 14th.