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  1. Mayors endorse Buttigieg in DNC raceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... a major voice from outside Washington. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the brother of former Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu, hit both of those themes in a statement first obtained by CNN, calling Buttigieg part of "a new generation of leadership." ...

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  2. Our Views: Declaring a La. disaster once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Advocate

    ... reports have mentioned Paul Rainwater, a former top aide to both former Gov. Bobby Jindal and former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, as a candidate to be the next FEMA administrator. Regardless of who becomes the next leader of FEMA - or when that ...

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  3. Coastal Summit Leaders Declare Louisiana Engulfed In A Continuous EmergencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... sustain the values of Louisiana's coast before the loss of land makes that insurmountable. Former U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, who spent years in Congress working toward passage of offshore revenue sharing said, "Efforts are underway in Congress to ...

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  4. Governor vows not to touch coastal funds but warns 'no dollar is safe' in LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Advocate

    ... squarely in a leadership role. "Louisiana doesn't always lead, but we are leading on this," former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu said. "We need to get our master plan better known around the world." Justin Ehrenwerth, president of the Water Institute of ...

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  5. Edwards pledges to maintain coastal Master Plan fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | NOLA.com

    ... around the country, he said. Those comments echoed those from a panel that included former Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu, who defended the state's labeling of its wetland areas as a "working coast," shorthand for the relationship between the area's ...

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  6. Source: WAFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... U. Featured guests include Governor John Bel Edwards, former Governor Kathleen Blanco, and former U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu.

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  7. Bayou Bridge Pipeline opponents open new battlefront: worker safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NOLA.com

    ... pipeline would be "hiring workers to fix all the problems with existing pipelines." Taking aim at former Sen. Mary Landrieu , D-La., now an oil and gas lobbyist who spoke in favor of the pipeline at a Jan. 12 public hearing, Rolfes said, "If you ...

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  8. National import of coastal Master Plan focus of B.R. summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NOLA.com

    The importance to the rest of the nation of the state's proposed 2017 Master Plan for coastal restoration and hurricane storm surge protection will be the topic of a Thursday summit keynoted by Gov. John Bel Edwards on the Louisiana State University campus in Baton Rouge. The summit, which begins at 9 a.m. at the Lod Cook Alumni Center, 3848 West Lakeshore Drive in Baton Rouge, will also feature former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu and former Gov. Kathleen Blanco , as well as a number of state and federal officials involved in coastal restoration, coastal scientists, environmentalists and industry leaders.

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  9. Stephanie Grace: Annual Washington Mardi Gras brings some welcome bipartisanship to nation's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Advocate

    ... "65th Parish" for the event's duration. It's been this way for years now. In 2005, after Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu campaigned against Republican hopeful David Vitter by accusing him of being President George W. Bush's puppet, a newly ...

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  10. Paul Rainwater, former Jindal, Landrieu staffer, being considered for FEMA administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | NOLA.com

    Paul Rainwater, who worked for Gov. Bobby Jindal and Sen. Mary Landrieu, is be considered for the position of Federal Emergency Management Agency director. Paul Rainwater, who was a top aide to former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu , D-La., is under consideration to run FEMA in President Donald Trump 's administration, according to three political sources who work for Louisiana officials in Baton Rouge and Washington.

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  11. Grace Notes: In search of Washington Mardi Gras' hot partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The Advocate

    As I wrote in an earlier post, none of the small receptions that fill the Washington Hilton's many suites during Washington Mardi Gras have achieved the same must-hit status as former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu's karaoke party, humble origins notwithstanding. In recent years, these open houses, generally staged by local economic development arms and members of the Louisiana congressional delegation, have taken a toned-town turn.

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  12. Website for disabled kids disappears as DeVos takes officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | SFGate

    ... Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. She and Sen. Maria Cantwell are ... more From left, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, Sen. Patty Murray, Sen. Maria Cantwell and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen gather on stage during Senator Maria Cantwell's 2012 Women of ...

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  13. Grace Notes: Money talks at Washington Mardi Gras, but can it sing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | The Advocate

    ... and each is sponsored by a campaign committee or PAC. During most of her career, former Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu had no problem at all attracting donations. But things were different after her first election in 1996, when she beat Woody ...

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  14. A disability website disappears: Murray, Cantwell demand to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. She and Sen. Maria Cantwell are ... more From left, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu, Sen. Patty Murray, Sen. Maria Cantwell and Sen. Jeanne Shaheen gather on stage during Senator Maria Cantwell's 2012 Women of ...

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  15. Supporters, opponents clash over Bayou Bridge Pipeline proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... n reference to how much they receive in campaign contributions from the oil and gas industry. Former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat, received the brunt of the ire.

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  16. Grace Notes: Washington Mardi Gras may be the only place in DC where bipartisanship still rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Advocate

    ... handshake had indeed taken place. It's been this way for years now. Back in 2005, after Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu campaigned against Republican hopeful David Vitter by accusing him of being President George W. Bush's puppet, a newly ...

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  17. Showdown in Napoleonville: Supporters, opponents spar over Bayou Bridge Pipeline proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Advocate

    ... Resources. "How much?" environmental activists chanted as politician after politician - including former Sen. Mary Landrieu, who received the most ire - stepped up to throw their support behind the project, a reference to how much they receive in ...

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  18. Stephanie Grace: Longtime critic David Vitter joins the the permanent political classRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | The Advocate

    ... home base for Washington's vast lobbying corps and, in reality, less a specific address than a state of mind. Mary Landrieu followed it. So did John Breaux and J. Bennett Johnston, Bob Livingston, Billy Tauzin and many more. Tragically, Bill ...

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  19. Stephanie Grace: Why David Vitter 'an attractive hire' for lobbying firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Advocate

    ... his time serving in the Senate during his last speech from the floor on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. C-SPAN image . Mary Landrieu did it. So did John Breaux and J. Bennett Johnston, Bob Livingston and Billy Tauzin and many, many more. If there's a ...

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  20. Meet Your City Human Development AdvocateRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | Nation's Cities Weekly

    Stephanie Martinez-Ruckman is the program director for human development advocacy at the National League of Cities. With a new administration and a new Congress, the National League of Cities' Federal Advocacy team will be busy raising the voices of cities throughout 2017.

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