Mary Landrieu Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Tenacity is secret to John N. Kennedy's U.S. Senate winRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... political friends," he said. "I'm interested in helping my people. That has always been my focus." Former Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat who defeated Kennedy in 2008, said in a text Sunday that he "has the potential to be an effective senator, if he ...

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  2. Louisiana Republican John Kennedy easily wins Senate runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | UPI

    ... to go to Washington, D.C., to fight for our people." Kennedy lost to Vitter in 2004 as a Democrat and to Sen. Mary Landrieu in 2008, one year after switching parties. The five-time elected state treasurer Kennedy won a state that President-elect ...

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  3. John Kennedy defeats Foster Campbell for Louisiana's open U.S. Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    ... Kennedy had tried for a Senate seat twice before, falling to Vitter in 2004 as a Democrat and to Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., in 2008 as a Republican. But this was his time. Kennedy led the race from the beginning and outlasted 23 rivals, including ...

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  4. Kennedy Wins Louisiana Senate Race; Gives GOP 52-seat MajorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | News Max

    ... n 2015. Kennedy had run for Senate twice before, losing to Vitter as a Democrat in 2004 and to Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu in 2008 as a Republican.

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  5. Voters send Kennedy to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Daily World

    ... U.S. Sen. David Vitter, who Kennedy will replace, and then as a Republican in 2008, losing to former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat. Kennedy, a front-runner from the jump, pressed his advantage down the stretch with the help of President-elect ...

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  6. Louisiana Runoff Increases Republican Majority in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Roll Call

    ... e endorsed John Kerry for president. He switched parties in 2007 and unsuccessfully challenged Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu in 2008.

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  7. Expect Kennedy to Trump Campbell badly, JBE floods president-elect with praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... Kennedy, who campaigned eight years ago against Congressional earmarks, when he ran for US Senate (but lost to Mary Landrieu) and now, almost daily on radio or TV, will be asked to have a change of heart once he gets sworn in. His campaign spiel has ...

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  8. Kennedy vs. Campbell, long roads to Louisiana US CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... In 2007, Kennedy switched to the Republican Party, then in 2008 ran for the Senate in the race won by Democrat Mary Landrieu. He got 46% of the vote in that one. All totaled, he has been involved in Louisiana politics for 28 years. Foster Campbell, ...

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  9. Our Views: Almost over with hectic politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... in 2014, Louisiana drew national attention as a key battleground state for control of the Senate. U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, of New Orleans, failed to gain a fourth term in a bitter contest that was perceived as a rejection of President Barack Obama ...

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  10. Former Louisiana Democrat Poised to Become Anti-Establishment GOP SenatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Roll Call

    ... George W. Bush adviser Karl Rove, Kennedy switched parties in 2007 . In 2008, he challenged Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu, losing by 6 points. "He saw, to his credit, what was coming," said a Democratic operative who's worked in Louisiana. "The ...

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  11. Stephanie Grace: Once more, picking a U.S. Attorney in New Orleans is about to get interestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... and crossover voters. After publicly agonizing over whether she should back a fellow Democrat, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, who needed support from those voters to stay viable, threw her weight behind Letten. It was only after Letten was forced to ...

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  12. Pinsonat: Louisiana pessimistic, as indifference reigns in Kennedy v. Campbell US Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... up the US Senate seat and keep the GOP to 51-seat majority. He has raised some money but no big money like Mary Landrieu did two years ago. Click on the video and watch the first part of the interview with Bernie Pinsonat as he discusses his recent ...

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  13. There's One More Election You Should Care AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Refinery 29

    ... currently have Campbell down against his Republican opponent. But the state did elect a Democratic senator, Mary Landrieu, three times in the past 20 years. So there is hope, and volunteers can help close the gap. Here are four ways you can help ...

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  14. Louisiana voters have last word on the US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Daily World

    ... U.S. Sen. David Vitter, who now supports Kennedy, and then as a Republican in 2008, losing to former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat. Though Campbell and Kennedy are lockstep opposing abortion rights, gun control and the Trans-Pacific ...

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  15. Grace Notes: U.S. attorney selection will be test of post-Vitter Louisiana GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... to Bill Cassidy's campaign to wrest the state's other Senate seat from his own longtime colleague, Democrat Mary Landrieu. Years earlier, he'd recruited John Kennedy to switch parties and run against Landrieu as a Republican, and while the state ...

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  16. Battle in the BayouRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | National Journal

    ... in small-dollar donations. That monthly haul is $1 million more than the contributions former Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu collected for the same period in 2014, when she was fighting off a challenge from Republican Bill Cassidy before losing by 12 ...

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  17. What Louisiana's Senate seat means for Democrats across the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... he took 61 percent of the vote in his North Louisiana district, 20 percentage points better than then-Senator Mary Landrieu. And Campbell's pro-life, pro-gun stances - not typical for a Democrat - may help him persuade Republican voters to cross ...

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  18. Louisiana Senate race: Battle for 2016's last open seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | CBS News

    ... still only pulled 38 percent of the total vote between them. "Even the two Democrats together didn't get what Mary Landrieu got two years ago," he said, referring to Landrieu's 2014 Senate bid. Louisiana, once a state where Democrats could run and ...

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  19. Top La. Republicans urge Trump to retain Polite as U.S. attorney in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... the top federal prosecutor in New Orleans who took office in 2013 with the support of then-Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu and President Barack Obama. U.S. attorneys serve at the pleasure of the president, and they typically offer their resignations ...

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  20. What Louisiana's Senate seat means for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... he took 61 percent of the vote in his North Louisiana district, 20 percentage points better than then-Senator Mary Landrieu. And Campbell's pro-life, pro-gun stances - not typical for a Democrat - may help him persuade Republican voters to cross ...

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