Days until the runoff: 7
Days until gubernatorial inauguration: 58
Days until the Iowa caucuses: 79
Tomorrow is the last day of early voting. See GeauxVote.com for details.
Where in the world is Bobby Jindal? Gov. Jindal will attend the groundbreaking ceremony for the Water Institute of the Gulf Research and Conference Center in Baton Rouge this morning. He is scheduled to attend the Sunshine Summit this weekend in Florida. C-SPAN will air many of the speakers in Florida, including Jindal.
LA Gov: What kind of Democrat is John Bel Edwards? Different. http://bit.ly/1ln13Jh
LA Gov 2: David Vitter helped create the same Baton Rouge leaders he has fired at. http://bit.ly/1SoZvc0
Vitter: David Vitter made a surprise appearance at Royal Blend Coffee & Tea in Metairie, where his private eye was caught. http://bit.ly/1Sp0kBK
Duck Dynasty: David Vitter has a new campaign ad, featuring one of Louisiana’s famous bearded reality stars. http://bit.ly/1MMsl1E
Vitter: The Republican took part in a Family Forum-backed event on Thursday. http://bit.ly/1ln1AuM
Campaign $: The ad war in Louisiana’s governor race has topped $15 million so far. http://bit.ly/1PECnaj
Polls: A new UNO poll has John Bel Edwards with a double-digit lead over David Vitter. http://bit.ly/1M9BJPG
Governor: The same UNO poll has Gov. Jindal’s disapproval rating at 70 percent after he’s been beaten up by both sides in the governor’s race. http://bit.ly/1M9FnsV
Jindal: In the wake of the Missouri situation, Bobby Jindal says college students need to grow up. http://bit.ly/1PEBqik
Obamacare: Rates are going up for some in Louisiana. http://bit.ly/1SoZDsd
- John Bel Edwards and David Vitter are scheduled to take part in a forum at 2 p.m. today sponsored by Better Together Louisiana.
- Health Services Delivery and Financing Task Force (HCR 129) meets at 9 a.m. today at the Capitol.
- Louisiana Statewide Healthcare Delivery System Study Committee (HCR 170) meets at 11 a.m.