Today in The Rundown: Governor candidates debate and the claws come out; LSU homecoming might not impact voter turnout; SOS candidates continue legal battle; and more.

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Days until the 2015 primary election day: 2

Days until the runoff (as needed): 30

Days until the Iowa caucuses: 102

Where in the world is Gov. Bobby Jindal? Gov. Jindal is in Iowa to continue campaigning for president.

The News

LA Gov: Three of the gubernatorial candidates debated at LSU on Wednesday. David Vitter, though not there, was a target.

Voter turnout: A pollster says LSU Homecoming shouldn’t interfere with voter turnout.

Obamacare: The gubernatorial candidates draw distinctions on Medicaid expansion.

SOS: The dispute over litigation involving state voter registration activities continues.

Super region: Leaders say Baton Rouge-New Orleans super region needed to compete with Houston.

Coastal restoration: Late-night negotiations resulted in a compromise that could channel money from a revenue source other than the Deepwater Horizon settlement to the Louisiana 1 highway project.

OMV: The saga over bills from lapsed coverage

At the Capitol

Immigration Task Force meets at 10 a.m.

A panel discussion on Bobby Jindal takes place at 6 p.m. at the Old Capitol.

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