The Rundown: Did you know Bobby Jindal is in Louisiana today? Here's why, plus more politics news _lowres

Bobby Jindal appears during the Republican presidential debate at the Milwaukee Theatre, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

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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 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.

The News

LA Gov: What kind of Democrat is John Bel Edwards? Different.

LA Gov 2: David Vitter helped create the same Baton Rouge leaders he has fired at.

Vitter: David Vitter made a surprise appearance at Royal Blend Coffee & Tea in Metairie, where his private eye was caught.

Duck Dynasty: David Vitter has a new campaign ad, featuring one of Louisiana’s famous bearded reality stars.

Vitter: The Republican took part in a Family Forum-backed event on Thursday.

Campaign $: The ad war in Louisiana’s governor race has topped $15 million so far.

Polls: A new UNO poll has John Bel Edwards with a double-digit lead over David Vitter.

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.

Jindal: In the wake of the Missouri situation, Bobby Jindal says college students need to grow up.

Obamacare: Rates are going up for some in Louisiana.

Coming up

  • 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.

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