Pols' pact raises Jefferson's ire

Hill, John
February 1999
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);02/08/99, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p17
Discloses plans of Representative Bill Jefferson to run as governor of Louisiana. Confidential letter sent by Jefferson to Democratic state officials after a meeting with Governor Mike Foster to plan a noncompete agreement pledging not to get involved in each other's races; Issues which led to Jefferson's decision to run in the gubernatorial race; Poll ratings of the two politicians; Status of partisan politics in the state.


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