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  Breaux, John B.
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AffiliationDemocratic  
 
NameJohn B. Breaux
Address
Crowley, Louisiana , United States
EmailNone
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Born March 01, 1944 (77 years)
ContributorClassical Liberal
Last ModifedBarack O-blame-a
Feb 28, 2013 11:01pm
Tags French - Catholic -
InfoBREAUX, John Berlinger, a Representative and a Senator from Louisiana; born in Crowley, La., March 1, 1944; graduated, University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1964; graduated, Louisiana State University Law School, Baton Rouge, 1967; practiced law; assistant to Representative Edwin W. Edwards 1968-1972; elected as a Democrat to the Ninety-second Congress in a special election, September 30, 1972, to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Edwin Edwards; reelected to the seven succeeding Congresses and served from September 30, 1972 to January 3, 1987; was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives in 1986, but was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1986; reelected in 1992 and 1998 for the term ending January 3, 2005; was not a candidate for reelection in 2004; chair, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (1989-1991).

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JOB APPROVAL POLLS
DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
11/04/2003-11/06/2003 Mason-Dixon 71.00% ( 0.0) 26.00% ( 0.0) 3.00% ( 0.0)

BOOKS
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EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
May 22, 2007 01:10pm News Breaux says he wanted to run  Article kal 
Feb 16, 2006 06:00pm News ‘Draft [Fmr LA Sen] Breaux’ Gathers Steam  Article ArmyDem 
Feb 15, 2006 06:00am Opinion Odom: Dump Blanco, bring on Breaux (for La gov)  Article kal 
Feb 18, 2005 12:00am News Former Sen. Breaux To Join LSU Staff  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Feb 15, 2004 12:00am News Sen. Breaux passes on movie job  Article jimmyjoe 
Feb 15, 2004 12:00am News Breaux takes bow at last ball as senator  Article jimmyjoe 

DISCUSSION
Importance? 8.33330 Average

FAMILY

INFORMATION LINKS
RACES
  11/03/1998 LA US Senate Won 64.02% (+32.39%)
  10/03/1992 LA US Senate Won 73.07% (+64.20%)
  01/03/1989 DSCC Chairman Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/1986 LA US Senate Won 52.82% (+5.64%)
  09/27/1986 LA US Senate - Primary Won 37.36% (+0.00%)
  09/29/1984 LA District 7 Won 86.22% (+72.44%)
  09/11/1982 LA District 7 Won 81.61% (+63.23%)
  11/04/1980 LA District 7 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/16/1978 LA District 7 Won 60.38% (+27.80%)
  11/02/1976 LA District 07 Won 83.35% (+66.70%)
  11/05/1974 LA District 7 Won 89.28% (+78.57%)
  08/17/1974 LA District 7 - D Primary Won 87.47% (+74.95%)
  11/07/1972 LA District 7 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/30/1972 LA District 7- Special Election Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/30/1972 LA District 7 - D Runoff Won 55.34% (+10.69%)
  09/30/1972 LA District 7 - Special D Runoff Won 55.06% (+10.13%)
  08/19/1972 LA District 7 - Special D Primary Won 45.52% (+20.85%)
  08/19/1972 LA District 7 - D Primary Won 42.28% (+15.76%)
ENDORSEMENTS
MD District 01 - D Primary - Apr 03, 2012 D John LaFerla
LA Lt. Governor - Oct 22, 2011 R Billy Nungesser
LA District 2 - D Primary - Aug 28, 2010 D Cedric L. Richmond
LA US President - D Primary - Feb 09, 2008 D Hillary Clinton
LA District 2 - Runoff - Dec 09, 2006 D Karen Carter Peterson
LA District 2 - Nov 07, 2006 D Karen Carter Peterson
New Orleans Mayor - Runoff - May 20, 2006 D Mitchell J. "Mitch" Landrieu
LA District 07 - Runoff - Dec 04, 2004 D Willie L. Mount
LA US Senate - Nov 02, 2004 D Chris John
US Vice President - D Selection - Jul 06, 2004 D John Edwards
LA Governor - Runoff - Nov 15, 2003 D Kathleen Babineaux Blanco
LA Commissioner of Insurance - Initial Election - Oct 04, 2003 D John Robert Wooley
LA US Senate - Runoff - Dec 07, 2002 D Mary Landrieu
Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security - May 08, 2001 R John Robert Bolton
US Attorney General - Jan 20, 2001 R John Ashcroft
Nobel Peace Prize - Oct 10, 2000 I Hugh Thompson
Second Circuit Court Judge - Oct 02, 1998 I Sonia Sotomayor
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Jul 29, 1994 D Stephen G. Breyer
U.S. Surgeon General - Sep 07, 1993 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Aug 03, 1993 D Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 15, 1991 R Clarence Thomas
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 02, 1990 R David Souter
US Ambassador to Bahamas - Jul 08, 1989 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Feb 03, 1988 R Anthony M. Kennedy
LA Governor - Initial Election - Oct 24, 1987 R Wilbert J. "Billy" Tauzin
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 23, 1987 NPA Reject