Congressman Melancon stops in Lafayette for campaign

Wednesday, January 6, 2010 - 4:00pm

LAFAYETTE - Congressman Charlie Melancon stopped by Lafayette today to gather support for his run at the senate.

He stopped in several spots in Acadiana including his alma mater, the University of Louisiana Lafayette.

Melancon will be running against David Vitter for the seat.

Melancon says he wants what is best for the state of Louisiana and that the people of Louisiana need to know they have another option for the senate seat when they head to the polls.