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Reince Priebus — former chairman of the Republican National Committee and former White House Chief of Staff to President Donald Trump — will headline the LA GOP
's "Elephant Gala" at the New Orleans Downtown Marriott at the Convention Center Jan. 20.
The state Republican group also will present a "Red Elephant" award to U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was injured last year in a shooting at a practice for a charity baseball game in Washington D.C.
Attendees are set to include U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham, state Senate President John Alario, state House Speaker Taylor Barras, Commissioner Jim Donelon, U.S. Rep. Garret Graves, Commissioner Craig Greene, U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins, U.S. Rep. Mike Johnson, Attorney General Jeff Landry, Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser, state Treasurer John Schroder, Commissioner Eric Skrmetta and Commissioner Mike Strain.
Tickets start at $250 per person and are available here
Oh, and if that's not your gig, there'll be an impeachment march that day from Lee Circle to Jackson Square at 8 a.m. in recognition of Trump's first year in office, as well as a second Women's March at 1 p.m., stepping off from Duncan Plaza.