(New Orleans) – Royce Duplessis, candidate for the Louisiana House of Representatives -District 93, has earned the endorsements the Louisiana Federation of Teachers (LFT) and United Teachers of New Orleans (UTNO).
Duplessis said: “I am humbled and grateful to have earned the Louisiana Federation of Teachers and United Teachers of New Orleans endorsements. As the son and grandson of former teachers for New Orleans public schools, I was raised to value our teachers who share the common commitment of providing children with a quality education. I uphold these values and will stand with our hardworking educators as they shape the lives of our youth for the better.”
Both LFT and UTNO are respected throughout the state and city of New Orleans for advocating on behalf teachers. In addition to their support, Duplessis is honored to have the endorsements of the Alliance for Good Government and AFL-CIO.
The election will take place Saturday, March 24, 2018, and the early voting period is scheduled for March 10 – 17, 2018.