Plaquemines Parish president speaks at Gulf Coast Restoration Summit _lowres

Photo provided by Plaquemines Parish Government -- Former Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser.

Lieutenant governor candidate Billy Nungesser has tapped a former campaign advisor to U.S. Rep. Garret Graves as his campaign manager.

Nungesser hired Ryan Lambert who just completed a stint last fall as political director in Graves’ successful campaign for the Baton Rouge-based 6th Congressional District seat.

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