BATON ROUGE, LA (February 25, 2019) – NORTHPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), has announced its endorsement of Judge Jeff Thompson, currently presiding in the 26th JDC, in the upcoming 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals special election to replace Judge Henry Brown following his resignation in October 2018.
Terry Baugh, chair of NORTHPAC stated, “It is critical that we support those candidates for the judiciary who will apply the law fairly and without prejudice. Judge Jeff Thompson has served the 26th JDC with honor and integrity, and deserves our praise and support for his professional service to the people of North Louisiana. NORTHPAC proudly endorses Judge Jeff Thompson for the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.”
“Judge Jeff Thompson has served the people of Bossier and Webster Parishes with impartiality and fairness. NORTHPAC’s endorsement is well deserved,” concluded Bo Staples, LABI Director of Political Action Committees.
A special election for the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals is set for March 30, 2019.
NORTHPAC is a political action committee for the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry, the largest and most effective business advocacy group in the state. NORTHPAC provides a unique opportunity for the business community to work together to elect and support a pro-business legislature and achieve significant reforms to move Louisiana forward.