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Bobby Badon

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Bobby Badon
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Louisiana House Of Representatives District 39
Former member
In office
2008-2012
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 17, 2007
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
Personal
ProfessionBusiness Owner
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Bobby Badon is a former Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He represented the 39th District from 2008 to 2012.

Badon is a business owner. He is a member of the Acadiana Delegation, Democratic Caucus, and Louisiana Rural Caucus.[1]

Committee assignments

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Badon served on the following committees:

Elections

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On August 2, 2011, Badon announced he would not seek re-election, stating, "After long thought, deep discussions with my family and friends, and some prayer, I have decided that I will not seek re-election as State Representative for House District 39. My term in the Louisiana House of Representatives ends in January."[2]

2007

In 2007, Badon was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Raymond Lalonde.[3]

Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 39 (2007)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Bobby Badon (D) 3,914
Raymond Lalonde (R) 3,662

Campaign donors

2007

In 2007, a year in which Badon was up for election, he collected $151,001 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Bobby Badon $108,000
Louisiana House Democratic Campaign Committee $11,496
Coastline Electric Inc. $2,400
Clint Nero $2,400


DWI arrest

On the night of January 18, 2010 Badon was pulled over by State Police and taken to Troop I Headquarters. He submitted a breath sample, showing a blood alcohol content of .125, well over the limit of .08. Badon was issued a misdemeanor citation for first offense DWI and improper lane use.[5]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Louisiana House of Representatives District 39
2008-2012
Succeeded by
Stephen Ortego