"Gary James Beard" is a former Conservatism in the United States/conservative Republican Party (United States)/Republican member of the Louisiana State Legislature/Louisiana House of Representatives from East Baton Rouge Parish who was handily defeated in his bid for lieutenant governor in the jungle primary held on October 20, 2007. Beard ran third in the race with 130,935 (11 percent). The incumbent, Democratic Party (United States)/Democrat Mitch Landrieu/Mitchell "Mitch" Landrieu of New Orleans, was reelected with 57 percent of the vote. Also running was a second Republican, Country music singer Sammy Kershaw of Abbeville, Louisiana/Abbeville, the seat of Vermilion Parish in southwestern Louisiana, who drew 30 percent of the ballots.

Beard holds a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.

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