Cointment-42%, Painter-22%, Diggs-19%, Webre-18%

The headline tells the tale of Election 2019 for Ascension Parish President.  Clint Cointment led the way with 42% of the vote, a 20% lead over the second place finisher, Murphy Painter whose 22% had to be disappointing.  The runoff, if Painter hangs in, is scheduled for November 16.

Ricky Diggs finished third with 19% with Rick Webre’s 18% bringing up the rear.