Today in The Rundown: Governor candidates debated in Ruston; Jindal’s campaign had a meager fundraising period; Some voters are paying attention to the elections — some; and more.

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Countdown…
Days until the 2015 primary election day: 8
Days until the runoff (as needed): 36
Days until the Iowa caucuses:
108

Early voting is underway.

Where in the world is Gov. Bobby Jindal? Gov. Jindal is returning to Baton Rouge, and his campaign says he plans to watch the LSU vs. Florida game. He heads back to Iowa next week.

The News

LA Gov: The four major candidates for governor debated in Ruston Thursday night. http://bit.ly/1LchC2N

Voters: A few more Louisiana voters are paying attention to the governor’s race. Not a lot. http://bit.ly/1PweSjV

GOP 2016: Gov. Jindal’s presidential campaign had a meager Q3 haul. http://bit.ly/1PweNgb

Jindal: A panel will discuss Bobby Jindal next week. http://bit.ly/1PweWAm

Lt Gov: The lieutenant governor’s race is getting expensive. http://bit.ly/1RdLQUw

Congress: U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy promotes mental health revamp http://bit.ly/1RdLUnh

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