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New Orleans Mayor's race shorts: Forums, Twitter and St. Augustine Featured

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BagnerisCampaignYou can always get an idea what’s on the minds of candidates running for elective office, by the posts they put up on social media.

Today, Michael Bagneris is proud to showcase support from a major backer Frank Stewart. He also has an big event tomorrow—Po Boys and Purple Knights, as in St. Augustine.

By the way, he is proud that he is from humble roots as the image from the tweet shows as he looks down upon from the heights of a New Orleans skyscraper.



Today, the Rotary New Orleans held a forum in which Michael Bagneris, Latoya Cantrell and Troy Henry participated.



Want to see the latest tweets from the candidates?

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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11 – 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Public Forum on Music and Culture Policy, 2101 Orleans Ave.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 – 6:00pm – 7:45pm

Mayoral Energy Forum, 5641 Read Blvd.


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm


Algiers Candidate Forum, Alice Harte Charter School


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 – 9:00am – 11:30am

Lakeview Civic Improvement Association’s Forum, 6326 Memphis St.


TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Preservation Resource Center Mayoral Forum, Loyola University Nunemaker Hall


WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 – 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Lake Terrace Property Owners' Association/Lake Area Council/New Orleans Advocate Mayoral Forum, 1200 RELee Blvd.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 – 4:30pm – 6:30pm

South Broad Business Coalition Forum, 3933 Washington Ave.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 – 6:30pm – 8:30pm

AAWPP/Urban League Mayor Candidates Forum, Dillard University

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