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Posted by Brian Salvatore on Sunday, February 28, 2016
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lou gehrig burnettby Lou Gehrig Burnett, Publisher of Fax-Net

It’s Kennedy vs. Campbell

As most polls predicted, it’s Republican John Kennedy against Democrat Foster Campbell in the runoff for the Louisiana U.S. Senate seat.

Campbell edged out Republican Charles Boustany by two percentage points, 17-15%, to make it into the runoff. Kennedy came in first with 25%.

 

comey sitJim Brown, former Louisiana’s Secretary of State knows something elections. He was a state official for 28 years.  He has seen a few presidential elections over his political years spanning roughly  50 years. 

On Monday, during a on online video discussion, Brown explained the latest edition of politics USA by calling the upcoming election between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton as the “craziest presidential election anybody's memory”.

duke cnn"“It’s a global power structure that is responsible for the economic decisions that have robbed our working class, stripped our country of its wealth and put that money into the pockets of a handful of large corporations and political entities,” Trump said.

On Friday in Charlotte, another diverse city, Trump said: “The election is rigged. It’s rigged to like you have never seen before. They’re rigging the system.”

 

trump clinton debateRepublican Donald Trump's current slide in the polls nationwide, in battleground states is also evidenced in perhaps the most conservative of all states, Louisiana. 

fayard foster campbell 2A new U.S. Senate race poll has emerged, paid for by one of the candidates and has already been criticized by at least one of the opponents.

 The Louisiana US Senate race is getting a little more contentious between the two top Democrats, Caroline Fayard and Foster Campbell.  So contentious tfayard commercialhat one might wonder if the road to the runoffs might end up in bad blood, so thick, that it ultimately hurts the democrat candidate who ends up with the higher number of votes, November 8. 

putinIt's official. 

Th US intelligence community is now on record that Russia is dabbling in American Politics.

Here is a press release:

Joint Statement from the Department Of Homeland Security and Office of the Director of National Intelligence on Election Security"

Aeconomy stupid 6s everyone knows, there is another presidential debate Sunday night with two liberal moderators and an audience surely stacked with Democrat operatives. Regardless of the actual biased questions, GOP nominee Donald Trump should continually steer the conversation back to the economy, his strongest issue and the most important concern for American voters.

kennedy appropriationsLast week, JMC Pollster, John Couvillon announced his statewide poll that provided some surprising results.  Republican John Kennedy had fallen to 11 percent from a definite first place advantage.  John Fleming, who paid for the poll was nestled in second place, one point behind the leaders, republican Congressman Charles Boustany and democrat Public Service Commissioner, Foster Campbell.

edwards presser mar9A large delegation of governmental leaders including Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards and an Obama cabinet official are going to Cuba.

Below is a press release from the Governor's office: 

Gov. John Bel Edwards will lead a Louisiana trade mission to Cuba next week, setting the stage for greater economic and cultural exchanges between the Caribbean nation and its leading trade partner among U.S. states. Louisiana Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Don Pierson and Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Secretary Shawn Wilson will join Governor Edwards and approximately 50 other state, regional, local, educational and private business leaders on the mission.

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Bernie burns sizeWatch Bernie Pinsonat discuss current poll numbers, the US Senate race, Congressional races, upcoming Louisiana legislative session, Governor John Bel Edwards' popularity, favorables of other elected officials, future political races such as Treasurer, Attorney General and more topics. 

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