Carolyn Bourdeaux, one of six Democrats vying to unseat U.S. Rep. Rob Woodall this fall, scooped up the endorsement of former U.S. senator Max Cleland on Thursday. Cleland touted Bourdeaux’s health care and economic platform in his endorsement. The GSU professor also has the backing of U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Lithonia, and former U.N. ambassador Andrew Young.
Seventh Congressional District candidate Carolyn Bourdeaux has received a high-profile endorsement from a former Georgia secretary of state and U.S. senator in her bid to unseat Rep. Rob Woodall, R-Ga.
A Georgia State professor and former state Senate budget director recently announced that she plans to run for the Seventh Congressional District seat in the upcoming 2018 election, challenging four-term U.S. Congressman Rob Woodall.