- CNNNov 22 11:31 AM
As he conceded, Vitter announced he's retiring from the Senate when his term ends, rather than running for re-election in 2016.
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- Business Insider via Yahoo! FinanceNov 06 02:06 PM
Things escalated quickly in Louisiana politics Friday. John Bel Edwards, the Democrat running in...
- CQ PoliticsNov 18 04:45 PM
NEW ORLEANS -- Fear of Syrian refugees has inflamed the final days of the already bitterly contested Louisiana gubernatorial race. Both candidates -- Republican Sen. David Vitter and Democratic state Rep. John Bel Edwards -- have echoed current Gov. Bobby Jindal's position that after the Islamic State atrocities in Paris, no more refugees should be sent here, and have attacked each other as too...
David Vitter, dead man walking: Louisiana’s most feared Republican is now its most loathed — and he’s going to loseSalon.comNov 09 06:12 AM
A prostitution scandal couldn't derail Vitter, but now he's done for in the one race he wanted most. What happened?
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- The Huffington PostNov 17 12:53 PM
Soon Louisiana will have a governor named Edwards or one who is a philanderer -- but, for a change, not both at the same time. Edwin Edwards once embodied the politics of Louisiana. A charming south Louisiana Democrat, he once bragged, "the only way I can lose an election in Louisiana is to be caught in bed with a dead girl or a live boy." The 'Silver Fox' won four elections for governor from ...
Louisiana reverses the red tide, elects Democra... - Arkansas Times
- The New York ObserverNov 23 01:24 PM
Despite the gubernatorial victory by Democrat John Bel Edwards in Louisiana on Saturday, Republicans still have a stranglehold on Dixie.
Louisiana Governor-Elect Vows Budget Changes - The Wall Street Journal
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceNov 22 11:35 AM
Republican U.S. Senator David Vitter tried in the final days to make the Louisiana governor’s race about President Barack Obama and the potential for Islamic terrorists to infiltrate the U.S. posing as ...
Democrat Jon Bel Edwards Wins Louisiana's Electi... - Bloomberg via Yahoo! Finance
Louisiana picks Democrat as next governor, reje... - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
Louisiana picks Democrat as next governor - CBS News
- New York TimesNov 20 07:32 PM
State Representative John Bel Edwards beat Senator David Vitter in a race characterized by personal attacks and a fractured Republican Party saddled with a deeply unpopular incumbent.
John Bel Edwards, Democrat. Defeats David Vitter... - New York Times
Louisiana picks Democrat John Bel Edwards as ne... - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune
Governor's race evolves in a red state - FOX 8 New Orleans
- Business InsiderNov 06 02:43 PM
Things escalated quickly in Louisiana politics Friday. John Bel Edwards, the Democrat running in the November 21 gubernatorial election, released a no-holds-barred attack ad against his opponent, US Sen. David Vitter (R- Louisiana). "The choice for governor couldn't be anymore clear: John Bel Edwards, who answered our country's call and served as a Ranger in the 82nd Airborne Division," the ad's...
What the Early Voting Data Show in Louisiana Gov... - Wall Street Journal Blogs
- Reuters via Yahoo! NewsNov 17 03:30 PM
By Letitia Stein BATON ROUGE, La. (Reuters) - Louisiana's Democratic candidate for governor was shaking the hands of military veterans at the Old State Capitol when a woman approached with a confession: She's a Republican, but she was voting for him anyway. "I hear that all the time," said John Bel Edwards, a state legislator whose strength in an off-year election has Democrats salivating over ...
Outside groups try to help Vitter catch up in Lo... - Center for Public Integrity via Yahoo! News
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