David Vitter

John Bel Edwards Wins Louisiana Gubernatorial Race

State Representative John Bel Edwards (D) has defeated Senator David Vitter (R) in Louisiana’s gubernatorial race. Edwards won the race with 56% of the vote, compared to 43% for Vitter. Following his loss, Vitter announced a break from politics and that he will be retiring from the Senate after his […]

Sen. David Vitter Announces Governor Run

Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) has announced a run for Louisiana Governor. If elected, he would succeed Gov. Bobby Jindal, a 2016 contender who is term-limited. Vitter currently serves as Louisiana’s junior Senator, alongside Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA), and is well-known for his involvement with the D.C. Madam prostitution scandal. The […]