Leslie Turk

Cravins resigning for job with Landrieu

by Leslie Turk

State Sen. Donald Cravins Jr. is leaving the Legislature to join U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu as staff director of the Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship. Cravins and his family are relocating to Washington, D.C.

Cravins will leave his legislative seat this month to join Landrieu, who has been named chairwoman of the full congressional committee.