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That has not been the case — Franklin has presented himself as a representative working to make sure the needs of his district are met. Franklin, on top of his duty as a representative in parish government, is a chicken farmer.

That tidbit is cogent because on Friday, Pilgrim’s Pride announced cuts that will cripple the Farmerville area and leave chicken farmers like Franklin helpless.

Franklin was not his usual affable self when I called. Not that you’d expect a man who’s been told his livelihood is in jeopardy to greet you with a song.

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