April 16, 2007


Breaux's exit leaves the Democrats with questions (Doug Simpson, 4/15/07, The Associated Press)

First Kathleen Blanco, now John Breaux.

Two big names in Democratic politics have flirted with — then declined to enter — the Louisiana gubernatorial race. Blanco, the incumbent, bowed out last month. Breaux stepped aside Friday, before his campaign ever got started. [...]

Republican U.S. Rep. Bobby Jindal holds big leads in early polls. His campaign said the Kenner Republican has raised more than $5 million.

Posted by Orrin Judd at April 16, 2007 10:25 AM
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