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Rep. Vance McAllister

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Rep. McAllister Won’t Seek Re-Election Following Kissing Scandal

Louisiana GOP Rep. Vance McAllister won’t seek re-election this fall after being caught on video kissing a married female aide, but he’ll serve out the remainder of his term, his chief of staff said Monday.

04/28/2014

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal delivers remarks during the second day of the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 15, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gov. Jindal Calls For Rep. McAllister To Resign From Congress Over Scandal

Louisiana Rep. Vance McAllister stayed out of sight as calls grew louder from Republicans back home demanding the GOP congressman’s resignation after he was caught on video kissing the wife of a friend.

04/11/2014

A source tells the Associated Press the Louisiana GOP head is urging Rep. Vice McAllister to resign immediately. (Getty Images)

Top McAllister Aide Had Access To Videotape Of Married Rep Kissing Woman

A top aide to a Louisiana congressman videotaped kissing a married woman who is not his wife was one of the few people with access to the leaked security footage that exposed the dalliance.

04/10/2014

A source tells the Associated Press the Louisiana GOP head is urging Rep. Vice McAllister to resign immediately. (Getty Images)

AP: Louisiana GOP Chair Pushing McAllister To Resign

Source tells AP the Republican Party of Louisiana head trying to persuade McAllister to step aside after being caught on tape kissing another man’s wife.

04/09/2014

A view of the U.S. Capitol Building's Rotunda after a vote on Capitol Hill on Oct. 16, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Rep To Run For Re-Election Despite Video Showing Him Kissing Staffer

Freshman U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister says he’s asking his family and constituents for forgiveness after a West Monroe newspaper published a video that it says shows the congressman kissing a woman who wasn’t his wife.

04/08/2014