Congressman shown kissing aide on video reverses course, announces bid for re-election

  • by: MELINDA DESLATTE , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 30, 2014 - 2:05 PM

BATON ROUGE, La. — The married congressman who refused to leave office after he was seen kissing a female aide on grainy security footage changed course Monday, announcing that he would run for re-election despite the scandal and calls from the GOP leadership for his resignation.

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