Politics blog: Bobby Jindal slips in Washington Post ranking of likely GOP contenders for 2016 _lowres

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington in this Feb. 9, 2015, file photo. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has dropped one place on the Washington Post’s updated ranking of Republicans’ chances of securing the party’s nomination for president, coming in at No. 8.

Jindal previously was ranked No. 7 among the 10 candidates with the best shot of being the GOP’s candidate in 2016.

To read the complete blog entry, please click here.