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    Neil Riser Is Officially In The Race For State Treasurer

Neil Riser Is Officially In The Race For State Treasurer

It looks like, to no one’s surprise, that he’s going to position himself as the conservative candidate in the race. Here’s his press release that we got late last night:

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    Neil Riser Is About To Announce His Campaign For State Treasurer, And He’s Put Out A Lengthy Letter In Justification

Neil Riser Is About To Announce His Campaign For State Treasurer, And He’s Put Out A Lengthy Letter In Justification

This isn’t much of a surprise, as it’s been discussed quite a bit since John Kennedy won election to the Senate and names have been bandied about for the resulting

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    Who Will Replace John Kennedy At Treasurer? A Bunch Of Legislators Are Gearing Up To Try

Who Will Replace John Kennedy At Treasurer? A Bunch Of Legislators Are Gearing Up To Try

With John Kennedy’s election for the Senate, Louisiana is about to have something it hasn’t had in almost two decades, a truly contested race for state Treasurer. Like fleas attaching

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    Senate Committee Says Keep Sales Tax Holiday For Guns, Get Rid Of School And Hurricane Supplies

Senate Committee Says Keep Sales Tax Holiday For Guns, Get Rid Of School And Hurricane Supplies

The Senate Committee on Revenue and Fiscal Affairs voted to junk the sales tax holiday for hurricane supplies and back to school shopping for next year. However, they voted to

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    Harris Brown May Have More Support In Congressional Race Than We Realize

Harris Brown May Have More Support In Congressional Race Than We Realize

Monroe businessman and Congressional District 5 candidate Harris Brown had a fundraiser last night. Doesn’t sound like a big deal, as candidates running for elections always have fundraisers. However, Brown

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    SADOW: Retirement Issues Can Be Sticky For Political Candidates

SADOW: Retirement Issues Can Be Sticky For Political Candidates

Retirement issues have created a ruckus around one north Louisiana politician, and raise a potentially distracting issue for another. Last month, almost nobody seemed happy in the aftermath of the passage

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SADOW: LA-5 Is Still Too Wacky A Race To Predict

  SADOW: LA-5 Is Still Too Wacky A Race To Predict

Wackiness by omission and commission continue to illuminate Louisiana’s Fifth Congressional District contest, leaving the distinct possibility that the field

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SADOW: We’re Back To Last Fall In CD-5

  SADOW: We’re Back To Last Fall In CD-5

Like a Christmas bonfire on a levee, Rep. Vance McAllister’s political career burned quickly and then flamed out, fortune not favoring

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Poll: McAllister’s Re-election Hurt By Smoochgate

  Poll: McAllister’s Re-election Hurt By Smoochgate

In a recent poll, conducted after Rep. Vance McAllister was caught making out with his district scheduler and friend’s wife,

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Vance-plosion! Five Unanswered Questions On The McAllister Scandal

  Vance-plosion! Five Unanswered Questions On The McAllister Scandal

First, a rundown of the McAllister scandal by The Daily Caller… Fifth District Congressman Vance McAllister, who campaigned for office

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SADOW: Myths And Facts About The 5th District Election

  SADOW: Myths And Facts About The 5th District Election

In the aftermath of Rep.-elect Vance McAllister’s surprising special election win for the Fifth Congressional District, its unanticipated nature has

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BAYHAM: Lessons From The 5th District Election

  BAYHAM: Lessons From The 5th District Election

These are interesting times for reality television in Louisiana. Last week word spread that the A&E reality show chronicling the

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SADOW: An Expanded Voter Base Pays Off For McAllister

  SADOW: An Expanded Voter Base Pays Off For McAllister

The unprecedented, if not entirely shocking, victory by Vance McAllister in the special election for the Fifth Congressional District demonstrates just how

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What Lessons To Take From Vance-A-Lanche On Saturday?

  What Lessons To Take From Vance-A-Lanche On Saturday?

In the aftermath of the 60-40 blowout win for Republican businessman and first-time political candidate Vance McAllister over state senator

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UPDATED: McAllister Throttles Riser, Wins 5th District Race

  UPDATED: McAllister Throttles Riser, Wins 5th District Race

Actually, we’re not so early. With 57 percent in, Vance McAllister is ahead of Neil Riser by a 57-43 count

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AUDIO: McAllister Has Cleo Fields Doing Robocalls For Him

  AUDIO: McAllister Has Cleo Fields Doing Robocalls For Him

An interesting development in the Riser-McAllister race: McAllister, who has been infuriating Republican voters across the 5th District (which comprised

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SADOW: Flailing McAllister Just Disqualified Himself In Advance Of Saturday’s Election

  SADOW: Flailing McAllister Just Disqualified Himself In Advance Of Saturday’s Election

You’re a conservative voter eyeing the Fifth Congressional District’s special election and don’t know who to vote for? A desperate

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DEFINING ISSUE IN THE 5TH: Riser Jumps On McAllister’s Medicaid Expansion Endorsement

  DEFINING ISSUE IN THE 5TH: Riser Jumps On McAllister’s Medicaid Expansion Endorsement

So far in the 5th District race, the closest thing to a defining issue is the suspicion/accusation/appearance that Neil Riser’s

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SARGE: Contagious Depression

  SARGE: Contagious Depression

There’s a rime of frost on the windows and the air carries that crisp, cutting edge on a breeze manufactured

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