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Today at 3pm: Edwards vs. Vitter, blab with pollster John Couvillon
Wednesday, 04 November 2015 14:25 Written by

fat lady 1It seems to be beyond, at least for now, that Jon Bel Edwards is beating US Senator David Vitter with 17 days to go until Election Day.

But, the fat lady ain't even begun to sing as there is plenty of time, plenty of issues and surely more polls.

Houston, we've got a HERO with equal rights ordinance defeat
Wednesday, 04 November 2015 14:14 Written by

heroCongrats to the voters in Houston who turned down the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) in yesterday's election. The law offered broad protections to homosexual and trans gender individuals along with other minority groups. It failed by a huge 61-39% margin of Houston voters after a very contentious campaign. 

Kennedy Poll: Edwards by 11, cites Vitter's attacks
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 16:50 Written by

kennedy graphI have received the new Vernne Kennedy poll which reveals l the polling information and the cross tabs in great detail.  

Louisiana House Republican delegation back Vitter for Governor
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 15:38

lance harris 4Amid three consecutive polls, showing US Senator David Vitter significantly behind Democrat Jon Bel Edwards, the Louisiana House Republican Delegation voted overwhelmingly to endorse U.S. Senator David Vitter for Governor on Tuesday

Kennedy's MRI poll has Edwards by double digits over Vitter for Louisiana governor
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 15:08

mansionAnd yet, another poll that shows Democrat Jon Bel Edwards with a large lead.This one by Market Research Insight, as reported in the Advocate, “found that if African-American voter turnout is at 25 percent in the runoff, Edwards leads Vitter 54 percent to 38 percent — a 16-point lead. If the black vote drops to 20 percent, then Edwards still leads by 11 points, 51 percent to Vitter’s 40 percent.”

Edwards, ahead of Vitter by 20? Chat with Pollster John Couvillon of JMC Analytics
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 14:41 Written by

vitter memoPollster John Couvillon of JMC Analytics (whose most recent survey reveals that Democrat Louisiana Representative, Jon Bel Edwards, is leading Republican US Senator, David Vitter by 20 percentage points) will be participating in a Bayoubuzz Twitter Blab discussion tomorrow at 3pm CST.

Baloney's backing helps Landry, but turnout critical in Louisiana AG race vs. Caldwell
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 10:42 Written by

landry drillingA key endorsement picked up by attorney general candidate former Rep. Jeff Landry will help, but does not establish him as the favorite in the runoff election with fellow Republican incumbent Buddy Caldwell.

Fax-Net: Edwards poll results good, despite Vitter's Obama associations
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 10:25 Written by

louisiana governor associations smallby Lou Gehrig Burnett, Publisher of Fax-Net

John Bel Edwards leads in new poll

    In the first poll after the gubernatorial primary election, Democrat John Bel Edwards holds a 12-point lead over Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter, 52-40%.
    The poll, conducted by Anzalone Liszt Grove Research, did live telephone interviews with 700 likely voters October 26-28.

Poll: Edwards leads by 20, Dardenne's campaign chief goes with Vitter
Monday, 02 November 2015 16:28 Written by
Edwards's position on charter schools, a big issue for New Orleans
Monday, 02 November 2015 14:17 Written by

educationby Stephen Waguespack, President of Louisiana Association of Business and Industry

There is potentially no more important issue in Louisiana than improving our educational system, yet this is not getting the attention it deserves in the governor’s race.


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