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School Board Races Shape Up In Neighboring Parishes

Here's a breakdown on school board races in the five parishes surrounding Lafayette.

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Acadia Parish Police Chiefs Face Opposition In November Election

The contests for police chief across Acadia Parish have brought in multiple candidates across nearly each city, town and village.

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Qualifying Ends for November Election; Several Acadiana Races Unopposed

Qualifying has ended for the upcoming primary election scheduled for November 4. For some Acadiana races, only one candidate qualified, meaning a winner is already decided.

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UPDATE: A List of Qualifying Lafayette Parish School Board Candidates

The qualifying period ends Friday, Aug. 22, at 4:30 p.m.

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8 Qualify For Louisiana’s 6th District Congressional Race

Voters in Louisiana's 6th Congressional District will have a lot of candidates to consider when they go to the polls later this fall.

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A 1789 copy of the U.S. Constitution that was once owned by George Washington. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
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Should Elected Officials Be Required To Take A Constitution Test?

One council member compared the idea to post-Civil War literacy tests required for black voters.

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November Election Qualifying Begins Today In Louisiana

The forecast from now through November calls for an increase in hot air with a 100% chance of mud. Qualifying for the November elections begins across Louisiana today.

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State Education Website Shutdown – Jindal To Blame?

Is Bobby Jindal playing hard ball politics the way Edwin Edwards and other former Governors used to do? The State Department of Education website was temporarily shutdown yesterday. Was this the result of a technical glitch or did the Governor make it happen?

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Mary Landrieu
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Landrieu To Pay Back Taxpayers For Campaign Charter Flight

Mary Landrieu's campaign charges taxpayers for a charter jet flight to campaign event. The Senator's office says it was a mistake in the billing process and the taxpayers have been reimbursed.

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Louisiana Senate Candidate Gets Bucket Of Ice Water Dumped On His Head [Video]

We've all wanted to pour cold water on some of our Louisiana politicians. In this video you will see that somebody actually did that and they did it for a great reason.

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