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Louisiana

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  • Final projections posted - see each race for late polls and rating changes
  • Tracking initiated - 07/12/06

    Conservative Ranking


    Louisiana is the 18th most conservative state, voting 12.0% more Republican in the 2004 presidential elections than the national average.

    Partisan Trend


    Based on voting patterns since 1992, Louisiana is trending REPUBLICAN.

    GOP Trend Ranking


    Louisiana ranks 6th among the 50 states.

    Senate Race


    No race in 2006

    Governor's Race


    No race in 2006

    Competitive House Races


    No competitive races in 2006

    Other House Races


    Projected winner listed first
  • District 1:  Bobby Jindal (R)-inc vs. Stacey Tallitsch? (D)
  • District 2:  William Jefferson? (D)-inc vs. Joe Lavigne? (R)
  • District 3:  C. Melancon? (D)-inc vs. C. Romero (R)
  • District 4:  Jim McCrery? (R)-inc vs. ??? (D)
  • District 5:  Rodney Alexander (R)-inc vs. ??? (D)
  • District 6:  Richard Baker (R)-inc vs. ??? (D)
  • District 7:  Charles Boustany Jr. (R)-inc vs. Hunter Lundy? (D)

    Election Timeline


  • September 7, 2006 - Deadline to file for candidacy
  • September 30, 2006 - Primary elections
  • November 7, 2006 - Election day
  • December 9, 2006 - Runnoff election

    Current Partisan Breakdown


      National Delegation
        Senators 1 GOP, 1 DEM
        Representatives 5 GOP, 2 DEM
      State Government
        Governor DEM
        Lt. Governor DEM
        State Senate - DEM control 15 GOP, 24 DEM
        State House - DEM control 40 GOP, 63 DEM, 1 IND

    Current Office Holders


  • Governor:  Kathleen Blanco (D) - 1st term, up for re-election in 2007
  • Lt. Governor:  Mitch Landrieu (D) - 1st term, up for re-election in 2007
  • Senior Senator:  Mary Landrieu (D) - 2nd term, up for re-election in 2008
  • Junior Senator:  David Vitter (R) - 1st term, up for re-election in 2010
  • House District 1:  Bobby Jindal (R) - 1st term
  • House District 2:  William Jefferson (D) - 8th term
  • House District 3:  Charlie Melancon (D) - 1st term
  • House District 4:  Jim McCrery (R) - 10th term
  • House District 5:  Rodney Alexander (R) - 2nd term
  • House District 6:  Richard Baker (R) - 10th term
  • House District 7:  Charles Boustany (R) - 1st term

    Tour The 50 States


    Next Stop:  Maine
    Previous Stop:  Kentucky

    Special Thanks to...


    Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - Dave Leip
    Congressional Quarterly
    The Cook Political Report - Charlie Cook
    The Crystal Ball - Larry Sabato
    DC's Political Report - D.C. Finegold Sachs
    RealClearPolitics - Tom Bevan and John McIntyre

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