- Staffer accused of leaking McAllister video quits Updated: Apr-16-14 10:45 pm
- Spokeswoman: Alexander not running in 5th District Updated: Apr-14-14 11:52 am
- Disappointment, forgiveness mix in La. scandal Updated: Apr-12-14 2:42 pm
- AP source: GOP chair pushes McAllister resignation Updated: Apr-09-14 8:58 pm
MONROE, Louisiana - The staff member of U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister who is accused of leaking a video that captured him kissing an aide has resigned.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - A spokeswoman for Rodney Alexander says the Republican former congressman doesn't intend to run for his old seat, despite a videotape showing GOP Rep. Vance McAllister in a marital indiscretion.
MONROE, Louisiana - To Louisiana voters accustomed to tawdry scandals involving elected officials, disappointment with an eye toward forgiveness is the prevailing sentiment about their new congressman, caught on video embracing an aide married to one of his friends.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Captured on tape kissing another man's wife, a married Republican congressman was urged Wednesday by the leader of the Louisiana GOP to resign from the seat he's only held since November.