Blanco Elected Louisiana Governor in Runoff Election
- Dead can legally vote in rare Louisiana cases. Hill, John // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);9/13/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p25
Reports developments related to voting in Louisiana as of September 2004. Cases wherein the dead can vote during elections; Turnout for the state primary election; Content of the letter of Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco to "Newsweek".
- N.O. citizens draw battle lines over delaying city's elections. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);1/2/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p11
The article reflects on the delay of city elections in New Orleans. The author informs that governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco issued an executive order delaying Orleans Parish elections to April because Hurricane Katrina damaged voting facilities. Secretary of state Al Alter recommended to...
- Blanco's slow-motion decisions pose recovery stumbling blocks. O'Connor, Teny // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/19/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p17
The article comments on the delayed action by Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, state governor of Louisiana, regarding the pursuance of setting a date for election in New Orleans, Louisiana. Delaying the elections is Governor Blanco's second worst decision aside from her failure to call for...
- Jindal's gubernatorial victory fuels state optimism. Maloney, Stephen // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/31/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 24, p25
The article focuses on the victory of Governor-elect Bobby Jindal to provide positive outlook in Louisiana. After winning the October 20, 2007 gubernatorial election, 36 years old Republican congressman who is ready to take office on January 14, 2008 with his new appointees to help his campaign....
- Bad timing, choices doom Blanco's re-election bid. Singletary, Mark // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/26/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 36, p3
The author reflects on the decision of Louisiana Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco of not running for re-election. He cites that Blanco determined not to run for re-election because of the negative results of the survey. The survey revealed that several people perceived Blanco as a weak leader...
- Black vote becomes focal point of skin-tight Jindal-Blanco race. Hill, John // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);11/10/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 20, p27
Focuses on two candidates for the gubernatorial election in Louisiana on November 2003. Career background of Republican Bobby Jindal; Incumbent Kathleen Babineaux Blanco's polling percentage after Jindal's endorsement; Other polling demographics of gubernatorial candidates.
- LOUISIANA. Crouere, Jeff // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Jul2007, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p28
The article reports on the elections in Fall 2007 in Louisiana. Elections will be held for all 144 legislative seats and seven statewide offices. Incumbent Governor Kathleen Blanco has decided not to run for re-election. Representative Bobby Jindal faces at least seven opponents, with the most...
- Holloway's hatchet attack fails to strike 'grandma'. Hill, John // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);9/8/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p23
Provides information on the election of the governor of New Orleans, Louisiana. Nomination of politician, Kathleen Blanco for the post of governor; Opposition faced by Blanco from the U.S. representative, Clyde Holloway; Support provided by Holloway to gay festival.
- Blanco earns statewide approval for travels, job creation in 2004. Crouere, Jeff // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);1/24/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 29, p27
The article presents report card for Governor Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, which is positive. Most analysts gave Blanco good grades for her performance in office. More importantly for the governor, Louisiana voters gave Blanco good grades. Blanco's grades are not as stellar as former Governor Mike...