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Alario names two Democrats to chair major Louisiana Senate money committees
  // Wednesday, 13 January 2016 11:58 // News//
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alarioThe Louisiana Senate committee slate is complete as the state attempts to climb out of a $2.6B budget hole.  Today, Senate President John Alario announced the  committee assignments and appointments for the beginning of the 2016-2020 Louisiana Senate. 

Alario, a former Democrat, turned Republican has named Democrats to head two of the major money committees, Eric Lafleur, heading Senate Finance Committee and J.P. Morrell as Chair of Revenue and Fiscal Affairs.

Jon Bel Edwards, also a Democrat, has replaced Republican Bobby Jindal, as Governor of Louisiana. 

Senate Finance Committee

District 28 Sen. Eric LaFleur, Chair        

District 21 Sen. Bret Allain, Vice-Chair                          

District Sen. 9 Conrad Appel                                             

District Sen. 15 Regina Barrow

District Sen. 4 Wesley Bishop

District Sen. 11 Jack Donahue

District Sen. 35 James R. “Jim” Fannin

District Sen. 1 Sharon Hewitt                                                       

District 27 Sen. Ronnie Johns                                                       

District 39 Sen. Gregory Tarver                                                    

District 6 Sen. Bodi White

Senate Revenue & Fiscal Affairs Committee:

District 3 Sen. J.P. Morrell, Chair

District 13 Sen. Dale Erdey, Vice-Chair

District Sen. 2 Troy Brown

District Sen. 7 Troy Carter

District 14 Sen. Yvonne Colomb

District 18 Sen. Eddie Lambert

District 29 Sen. Jay Luneau

District 5 Sen. Karen Carter Peterson

District 32 Sen. Neil Riser

District 19 Sen. Gary L. Smith, Jr.

District 30 Sen. John Smith

 

Senate Retirement Committee:

District 37 Sen. Barrow Peacock, Chair

District 24 Sen. Gerald Boudreaux, Vice-Chair

District 20 Sen. Norby Chabert

District 23 Sen. Page Cortez

District 31 Sen. Gerald Long

District 38 Sen. John Milkovich

District 12 Sen. Beth Mizell

Senate Agriculture Committee:

District 34 Sen. Francis Thompson, Chair

District 35 Sen. James R. “Jim” Fannin, Vice-Chair

District 21 Sen. Bret Allain

District 31 Sen. Gerald Long

District 37 Sen. Barrow Peacock

District 32 Sen. Neil Riser

District 30 Sen. John Smith

Senate Environmental Quality Committee:

District 33 Sen. Mike Walsworth, Chair

District 9 Sen. Conrad Appel, Vice-Chair

District 2 Sen. Troy Brown

District 13 Sen. Dale Erdey

District 1 Sen. Sharon Hewitt

District 18 Sen. Eddie Lambert

District 25 Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish

Senate Judiciary A Committee:

District 17 Sen. Rick Ward III, Chair

District 29 Sen. Jay Luneau, Vice-Chair

District 4 Sen. Wesley Bishop

District 11 Sen. Jack Donahue

District 36 Sen. Ryan Gatti

District 10 Sen. Danny Martiny

District 38 Sen. John Milkovich

Senate Judiciary B Committee:

District 19 Sen. Gary L. Smith, Jr., Chair

District 27 Sen. Ronnie Johns, Vice-Chair

District 20 Sen. Norby Chabert

District 28 Sen. Eric LaFleur

District 3 Sen. J.P. Morrell

District 5 Sen. Karen Carter Peterson

District 39 Sen. Gregory Tarver

 

Senate Judiciary C Committee:

District 16 Sen. Dan Claitor, Chair

District 26 Sen. Jonathan "JP" Perry, Vice-Chair

District 15 Sen. Regina Barrow

District 7 Sen. Troy Carter

District 14 Sen. Yvonne Colomb

District 22 Sen. Fred Mills, Jr.

District 6 Sen. Bodi White

Senate Commerce Committee:

District 10 Sen. Danny Martiny, Chair

District 6 Sen. Bodi White, Vice-Chair

District 21 Sen. Bret Allain

District 9 Sen. Conrad Appel

District 23 Sen. Page Cortez

District 12 Sen. Beth Mizell

District 37 Sen. Barrow Peacock

District 26 Sen. Jonathan “JP” Perry

District 34 Sen. Francis Thompson

Senate Health & Welfare Committee:

District 22 Sen. Fred Mills, Jr., Chair

District 15 Sen. Regina Barrow, Vice-Chair

District 24 Sen. Gerald Boudreaux

District 2 Sen. Troy Brown

District 20 Sen. Norby Chabert

District 16 Sen. Dan Claitor

District 14 Sen. Yvonne Colomb

District 13 Sen. Dale Erdey

District 29 Sen. Jay Luneau

Senate Insurance Committee:

District 30 Sen. John Smith, Chair

District 36 Sen. Ryan Gatti, Vice-Chair

District 27 Sen. Ronnie Johns

District 28 Sen. Eric LaFleur

District 18 Sen. Eddie Lambert

District 31 Sen. Gerald Long

District 25 Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish

District 19 Sen. Gary L. Smith, Jr.

District 17 Sen. Rick Ward, III

 

Senate & Governmental Affairs Committee:

District 5 Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, Chair

District 4 Sen. Wesley Bishop, Vice-Chair

District 7 Sen. Troy Carter

District 11 Sen. Jack Donahue

District 35 Sen. James “Jim” Fannin

District 3 Sen. J.P. Morrell

District 32 Sen. Neil Riser

District 39 Sen. Gregory Tarver

District 33 Sen. Mike Walsworth

Senate Education Committee:

District 25 Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish, Chair

District 38 Sen. John Milkovich, Vice-Chair

District 9 Sen. Conrad Appel

District 24 Sen. Gerald Boudreaux

District 12 Sen. Beth Mizell

District 33 Sen. Mike Walsworth

District 6 Sen. Bodi White

Senate Labor & Industrial Relations Committee:

District 32 Sen. Neil Riser, Chair

District 7 Sen. Troy Carter, Vice-Chair

District 15 Sen. Regina Barrow

District 4 Sen. Wesley Bishop

District 27 Sen. Ronnie Johns

District 3 Sen. J.P. Morrell

District 37 Sen. Barrow Peacock

Senate Transportation Committee:

District 23 Sen. Page Cortez, Chair

District 1 Sen. Sharon Hewitt, Vice-Chair

District 2 Sen. Troy Brown

District 13 Sen. Dale Erdey

District 35 Sen. James “Jim” Fannin

District 31 Sen. Gerald Long

District 19 Sen. Gary L. Smith, Jr.

Senate Local & Municipal Committee:

District 14 Sen. Yvonne Colomb, Chair

District 11 Sen. Jack Donahue, Vice-Chair

District 10 Sen. Danny Martiny

District 22 Sen. Fred Mills, Jr.

District 26 Sen. Jonathan "JP" Perry

District 5 Sen. Karen Carter Peterson

District 30 Sen. John Smith

 

Senate Natural Resources Committee:

District 20 Sen. Norby Chabert, Chair

District 18 Sen. Eddie Lambert, Vice-Chair

District 21 Sen. Bret Allain

District 36 Sen. Ryan Gatti

District 29 Sen. Jay Luneau

District 39 Sen. Gregory Tarver

District 17 Sen. Rick Ward, III

Senate Select Committee on Coastal Restoration & Flood Control:

District 21 Sen. Bret Allain, Chair

District 25 Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish, Vice-Chair

District 7 Sen. Troy Carter

District 20 Sen. Norby Chabert

District 1 Sen. Sharon Hewitt

District 22 Sen. Fred Mills, Jr.

District 30 Sen. John Smith

Senate Select Committee on Homeland Security

District 6 Sen. Bodi White, Chair

District 18 Sen. Eddie Lambert, Vice-Chair

District 4 Sen. Wesley Bishop

District 29 Sen. Jay Luneau

District 32 Sen. Neil Riser

District 34 Sen. Francis Thompson

District 33 Sen. Mike Walsworth

Select Committee on Hurricane Recovery

District 27 Sen. Ronnie Johns, Chair

District 7 Sen. Troy Carter, Vice-Chair

District 3 Sen. J.P. Morrell

District 25 Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish

District 5 Sen. Karen Carter Peterson

Select Committee on Veterans Affairs

District 26 Sen. Jonathan “JP” Perry, Chair

District 25 Sen. Gerald Boudreaux, Vice-Chair

District 9 Sen. Conrad Appel

District 15 Sen. Regina Barrow

District 7 Sen. Troy Carter

District 36 Sen. Ryan Gatti

District 38 Sen. John Milkovich

District 32 Sen. Neil Riser

District 39 Sen. Gregory Tarver

Select Committee on Vocational and Technical Education

District 11 Sen. Jack Donahue, Chair

District 12 Sen. Beth Mizell, Vice-Chair

District 9 Sen. Conrad Appel

District 2 Sen. Troy Brown

District 20 Sen. Norby Chabert

District 13 Sen. Dale Erdey

District 25 Sen. Dan “Blade” Morrish

District 39 Sen. Gregory Tarver

Select Committee on Women and Children

District 15 Sen. Regina Barrow, Chair

District 12 Sen. Beth Mizell, Vice-Chair

District 14 Sen. Yvonne Colomb

District 1 Sen. Sharon Hewitt

District 22 Sen. Fred Mills, Jr.

District 5 Sen. Karen Carter Peterson

District 10 Senator Danny Martiny was reappointed Senate Parliamentarian. He served in that post in the 2012-2016 legislative term.  

 

 

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