One of the most important battles in the Midterm Elections is the U.S. Senate race in Louisiana. If we can win this seat - and defeat Democrat incumbent Mary Landrieu - we will be on our way to ending Harry Reid's term as Majority leader... as Democrats will likely then be in the minority. But we have a problem - there is a battle shaping up to see which Republican candidate will be the one to defeat Mary Landrieu.
11/17/13 A Louisiana election that would have diverted library funding to jails was defeated Saturday. Lafourche Parish Council Chair Lindel Toups, referring to a Spanish-language section of one of the libraries,“ Let that son of a bitch go back to Mexico. There’s just so many things they’re doing that I don’t agree with." Laura Sanders, director of the library system, says the jail is in a deplorable state but the library shouldn't foot the bill for construction & 30 yrs of operation.
disregaurd picture Petitions to secede from union pour into White House - BizPac Review - Petitioners from 20 states including Florida are testing the oft-repeated Lincoln quote, “A house divided against itself cannot stand.” Unlike the Civil War, however, it has nothing to do with slavery or geography, but rather politics. The avalanche of petitions began with Louisiana on Nov. 7, the day after the presidential election. Followed in short order by Texas. Since then an additional 18…
Politico is reporting today that Democrat Senator Mark Begich of Alaska is launching a new TV ad campaign to help prop up his re-election effort. It's no wonder that Democrat Mark Begich is running scared and taking to the TV airwaves to save his Senate seat. The Washington Examiner reports that for the very first time Begich is trailing his Republican opposition:
GLE 33. Analyze how the democratic process has been used to institute change in Louisiana (C-1B-M5)Just how did the election of 1860 change Louisiana. First it all began in January of 1861. As I search through my huge Louisiana history jump drive I came across things that I have used successfully and want other students to get to try they out.
Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards served four terms in the 70s 80s and 90s. Boasted that the only way he would lose an election was if caught in bed with "either a dead girl or a live boy" #history #historylesson #historian #historygeek #historynerd #historynerds #historyteacher #histed #historybuff #historyclass #historylover #historical #historia #fact #facts