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  LA Governor - Runoff
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Parents > United States > Louisiana > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline September 10, 2015 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Open November 21, 2015 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 21, 2015 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 11, 2016 - 12:00pm
Term End January 13, 2020 - 12:00pm
Turnout 39.85% Registered 25.43% Total Population
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedM@ January 15, 2018 09:29pm
Data SourcesLouisiana Secretary of State
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won10/22/2011
NameBobby Jindal Votes673,239 (65.80%)
Term01/09/2012 - 01/11/2016 Margin490,314 (+47.92%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Oct 24, 2015 LA Governor - Initial Election John Bel Edwards
R 637,938D 463,700NPA 10,450I 2,248
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LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
Leaning Graph
10/24/2015 11/21/2015
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
John Bel Edwards 6 1 ----
David Vitter 3 1 ----
Leaning Call: John Bel Edwards (61.54%)
Weighted Call: John Bel Edwards (106.06%)
MATCHUP POLL GRAPH
Poll Graph

02/06/2014 11/16/2015

CANDIDATES
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Name St. Rep. John Bel Edwards Sen. David Vitter  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes646,924 (56.12%) 505,940 (43.89%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -140,984 (-12.23%)  
Predict Avg.48.50% 51.50%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website [Website]  
Entry Date -- --  
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MATCHUP POLLS (17 from 11 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg50.55%-- 38.83%--  
JMC Enterprises 
11/14/15-11/16/15
54.00% 2.0 38.00% 6.0
PMI, Inc 
11/12/15-11/16/15
48.00% -- 42.00% --
JMC Enterprises 
11/11/15-11/14/15
53.00% -- 38.00% --
MarblePort Polling (R) 
11/11/15-11/11/15
48.00% -- 42.00% --
University of New Orleans 
11/02/15-11/08/15
56.00% -- 34.00% --
Market Research Insight 
11/04/15-11/07/15
52.00% 2.0 38.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
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VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor
11/18/2015 vs David Vitter TVAd Attack eng Lying Again   00:00:32 RP 
11/17/2015 John Bel Edwards vs David Vitter TVAd Defend eng AWOL  00:00:30 RP 
11/17/2015 John Bel Edwards TVAd Biography eng Consider  00:00:31 RP 
11/16/2015 David Vitter vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Attack eng Can't Afford   00:00:30 RP 
11/14/2015 John Bel Edwards TVAd Issue eng What We Do Best   00:00:30 RP 
11/13/2015 David Vitter TVAd Feel Good eng Jack  00:00:30 RP 
11/13/2015 John Bel Edwards TVAd Feel Good eng All Of Us  00:00:30 RP 
11/13/2015 vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Attack eng Shame on you John Bel Edwards   00:00:32 RP 
11/12/2015 David Vitter TVAd Mixed eng David and Willie  00:00:30 RP 
11/12/2015 vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Attack eng Trust  00:00:30 RP 
11/11/2015 David Vitter vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Mixed eng Ballot  00:00:32 RP 
11/09/2015 David Vitter TVAd Defend eng Difficult Times   00:00:30 RP 
11/06/2015 John Bel Edwards vs David Vitter TVAd Attack eng The Choice   00:00:30 RP 
11/06/2015 vs David Vitter TVAd Endorsement eng Will Not   00:00:31 RP 
11/03/2015 John Bel Edwards TVAd Endorsement eng Public Safety above Politics   00:00:30 RP 
11/01/2015 John Bel Edwards TVAd Issue eng Friend of Education  00:00:30 RP 
11/01/2015 John Bel Edwards vs David Vitter TVAd Attack eng Put Louisiana First  00:00:30 RP 
10/27/2015 vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Attack eng 'thugs' out of prison  00:00:30 RP 
10/27/2015 vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Attack eng Our Money  00:00:30 RP 
10/27/2015 vs David Vitter TVAd Attack eng Stain  00:00:32 RP 
10/27/2015 vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Attack eng Take  00:00:30 RP 
10/26/2015 John Bel Edwards vs David Vitter TVAd Defend eng Integrity  00:00:30 RP 
10/13/2015 David Vitter TVAd Endorsement eng I Know It  00:00:30 RP 
10/09/2015 vs John Bel Edwards TVAd Attack eng Working Families  00:00:30 RP 
10/08/2015 David Vitter TVAd Issue eng David Vitter: Veterans  00:00:30 RP 
10/01/2015 vs David Vitter TVAd Attack eng Getting  00:00:31 RP 
09/21/2015 vs David Vitter TVAd Attack eng Deplorable Vitter  00:00:31 RP 
09/21/2015 John Bel Edwards TVAd Biography eng John Bel Edwards - The Only Candidate Who Will #PutLouisianaFirst   00:00:30 RP 
08/19/2015 David Vitter TVAd Issue eng Today Tomorrow   00:00:30 RP 

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 26, 2015 01:30pm Statement David Vitter calls spying arrest ‘silly’; Sheriff Newell Normand says Vitter would be ‘worst governor in Louisiana history’   Article RP 

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