BOSSIER PARISH, La. (KTAL/KMSS) – Robert Mills has defeated incumbent Ryan Gatti in the race for Louisiana State Senate District 36 after what has been a bruising runoff campaign between the two Republicans.
Mills received an endorsement from President Donald Trump, Senator John Kennedy and Congressman Mike Johnson.
Gatti meanwhile was backed by the NRA and the Louisiana Federation of Teachers and School Employees.
Mills maintained a lead throughout the evening and won with 56% of votes.