Bobby Badon

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Bobby Badon
Bobby Badon.jpg
Louisiana House of Representatives District 39
Former member
In office
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 17, 2007
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
ProfessionBusiness Owner
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


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


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]


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


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
Louisiana House of Representatives District 39
Succeeded by
Stephen Ortego