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  LA Governor - Initial Election
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Parents > United States > Louisiana > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline August 21, 2003 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 04, 2003 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close October 04, 2003 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 12, 2004 - 12:00pm
Term End January 14, 2008 - 12:00pm
# Winners2
ContributorNone Entered
Last ModifiedRBH March 28, 2021 12:27am
Data Sources[Link]
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won10/23/1999
NameM. J. "Mike" Foster Jr. Votes805,203 (62.17%)
Term01/10/2000 - 01/12/2004 Margin422,758 (+32.64%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/15/2003
NameKathleen Babineaux Blanco Votes731,358 (51.95%)
Term01/12/2004 - 01/14/2008 Margin54,874 (+3.90%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceLA Governor - Runoff 11/15/2003
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
01/12/2003 10/04/2003
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Bobby Jindal 15 4 ----
Kathleen Babineaux Blanco 21 9 2 --
David C. Treen --1 ----
Daniel G. Kyle 1 ------
John N. Kennedy ----1 --
Richard Ieyoub 1 1 ----
Leaning Call: Kathleen Babineaux Blanco (58.44%)
Weighted Call: Kathleen Babineaux Blanco (94.04%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

12/02/2002 09/30/2003

CANDIDATES (2 Winners)
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Name Bobby Jindal Lt. Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco Attorney General Richard Ieyoub Rep. A. Claude "Buddy" Leach, Jr. Senate President Randy Ewing St. Rep. Hunt Downer J. Alan Allgood
PartyRepublican Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Republican Republican
Campaign Logo
Certified Votes443,389 (32.54%) 250,136 (18.36%) 223,513 (16.40%) 187,872 (13.79%) 123,936 (9.10%) 84,718 (6.22%) 7,866 (0.58%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -193,253 (-14.18%) -219,876 (-16.14%) -255,517 (-18.75%) -319,453 (-23.45%) -358,671 (-26.32%) -435,523 (-31.96%)
Predict Avg.13.18% 15.06% 10.32% 4.00% 4.82% 5.26% 0.38%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website] [Website]
Entry Date 02/28/2003 03/00/2003 11/11/2002 04/20/2002 09/17/2002 01/10/2003 04/12/2003
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MATCHUP POLLS (23 from 13 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg20.36%-- 17.48%-- 12.28%-- 7.46%-- 6.73%-- 8.33%-- 0.00%--
Market Research Insight 
09/26/03-09/30/03
23.00% -- 16.00% -- 11.00% -- 9.00% -- 10.00% -- 6.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
09/29/03-09/30/03
27.00% -- 16.00% -- 15.00% -- 11.00% -- 8.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Southern Wolfe and Anders 
09/27/03-09/29/03
15.00% -- 18.00% -- 15.00% -- 8.00% -- 7.00% -- 10.00% -- 0.00% --
Southland Opinion Research 
09/27/03-09/29/03
16.00% -- 21.00% -- 19.00% -- 4.00% -- 6.00% -- 12.00% -- 0.00% --
Market Research Insight 
09/18/03-09/22/03
22.00% -- 19.00% -- 14.00% -- 6.00% -- 8.00% -- 5.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
09/21/03-09/22/03
22.00% -- 23.00% -- 14.00% -- 9.00% -- 8.00% -- 6.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D EastTexasDem
D Brandonius Maximus
R Tim Coulon
D the missouri kid
  Louisiana Longshoremans Association
  ACORN
D Nats In First!
MORE CANDIDATES
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Name Patrick Henry "Dat" Barthel Patrick "Live Wire" Landry Edward "Eddie" Mangin J. D. "Boudreaux" Estilette St. Sen. J.E. Jumonville, Jr. John M. "Doc" Simoneaux, Jr. Quentin R. Brown, Jr.
PartyDemocratic Other Other Other Democratic Other Other
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Certified Votes7,338 (0.54%) 7,195 (0.53%) 6,745 (0.50%) 6,439 (0.47%) 3,410 (0.25%) 3,280 (0.24%) 2,414 (0.18%)
Margin-436,051 (-32.00%) -436,194 (-32.01%) -436,644 (-32.05%) -436,950 (-32.07%) -439,979 (-32.29%) -440,109 (-32.30%) -440,975 (-32.36%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 25.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
Website [Website]
Entry Date -- -- -- -- 08/21/2003 -- --
MATCHUP POLLS (23 from 13 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 6.61%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--
Market Research Insight 
09/26/03-09/30/03
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Mason-Dixon 
09/29/03-09/30/03
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Southern Wolfe and Anders 
09/27/03-09/29/03
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 8.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Southland Opinion Research 
09/27/03-09/29/03
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 14.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Market Research Insight 
09/18/03-09/22/03
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
Zogby International 
09/21/03-09/22/03
0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
  Zachary Plainsman
  West Carroll Gazette
  Welsh Citizen
  Ville Platte Gazette
  The Watchman
  Tensas Gazette
  Teche News
  Saint Helena Echo
  Saint Francisville Democrat
  Richland Beacon News
  Rayne Acadian Tribune
  Oakdale Journal
  Mamou Acadian Press
  Lake Arthur Sun-Times
  Kinder Courier News
  Kentwood News Ledger
  Kaplan Herald
  Hammond Vindicator
  Gueydan Journal
  Eunice News
  Delphi Dispatch
  Crowley Post Signal
  Church Point News
  Central Leader
  Caldwell Watchman
  Baker Chronicle
  Amite-Tangi Digest
  Abbeville Meridional
VIEW 3 MORE CANDIDATES

DROPPED OUT - NO VOTES
Jack A. "Jay" Blossman Jr. (R)
 00, 2003 - Sep 26, 2003
Clyde C. Holloway (R)
Aug 17, 2003 - Aug 21, 2003
Daniel G. Kyle (R)
Jan 17, 2003 - Aug 12, 2003
John N. Kennedy (D)
Jan 01, 2003 - Jun 12, 2003
David C. Treen (R)
Oct 18, 2002 - Jun 12, 2003
Harry Lee (D)
May 03, 2003 - Jan 01, 2003
Robert Namer (R)
Apr 28, 2003 - Jan 01, 2003
Ken Hollis (I)
 00, 2003

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Nov 03, 2003 12:00am Endorsement New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin (D) Endorses Jindal  Article Mr. Techno 
Oct 18, 2003 12:00am Advertisement Blanco leads Jindal, new poll shows  Article BILLYW 
Oct 05, 2003 12:00am Amusing JE Jumonville Declares Victory  Not Available *crickets chirp* 
Sep 30, 2003 12:00am News JE Jumonville Numero 3 En Las Encuestas  Article *crickets chirp* 
Sep 29, 2003 12:00am Press Release JUMONVILLE GAINING IN LATEST POLLS  Not Available Not in Public Domain 
Sep 26, 2003 12:00am News Blossman, Downer To Make 'Major Announcement'  Article User 13 

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