Wade Bishop, a Ouachita Parish businessman, has been asked to run for the open State Senate District 33 seat that has been created by Senator Mike Walsworth terming out. He has served three terms, and cannot run again.
Wade and Kay have been married for 40 years and have two children and four grandchildren. Wade, an NRA member, enjoys hunting, sports and photography. Wade coached his daughter Ashley in Dixie Youth Softball for five years and was the Assistant Coach of the 2000 World Series Winner in Lawrenceville, Virginia.