LA-03 Update: It’s Landry (R) vs. Sangisetty (D)

    Landry Defeats Downer in Third District Runoff In Saturday’s Republican primary runoff for the Third Congressional District, attorney and businessman Jeff Landry defeated Hunt Downer. Landry had fallen 160 votes short of securing a primary victory, netting 49.6% of the vote four weeks ago. (The Third District represents the southeastern boot tip of Louisiana, outside of the Greater New Orleans area. The incumbent, Charlie Melancon | Read More »

    LA-03 Update: It’s Landry (R) vs. Sangisetty (D)

    Landry Defeats Downer in Third District Runoff In Saturday’s Republican primary runoff for the Third Congressional District, attorney and businessman Jeff Landry defeated Hunt Downer. Landry had fallen 160 votes short of securing a primary victory, netting 49.6% of the vote four weeks ago. (The Third District represents the southeastern boot tip of Louisiana, outside of the Greater New Orleans area. The incumbent, Charlie Melancon | Read More »

    LA-03 Update: Landry Enjoys Fundraising Advantage

    In the race to replace Charlie Melancon (D) in southeast Louisiana’s Third Congressional District, Jeff Landry (R) has opened a significant fundraising advantage over Hunt Downer (R). The 3rd District is the most expensive of the state’s seven districts in which to mount a congressional campaign, as it requires purchase of advertising time in the New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lafayette media markets. In other | Read More »

    Meet Jeff Landry (R CAND LA-03)

    Louisiana’s 3rd Congressional District is Southeastern Louisiana: it stretches from St. Bernard Parish and Plaquemines on the east, through the Bayou Country near Houma, to the  sugar cane fields of New Iberia.  Now, LA-03 is Ground Zero for the BP Oil Spill. We’ve seen the impact of the oil on its fragile coastal marshlands; only time will tell the impact on the fishermen and the | Read More »

    Meet Jeff Landry (R CAND LA-03)

    Louisiana’s 3rd Congressional District is Southeastern Louisiana: it stretches from St. Bernard Parish and Plaquemines on the east, through the Bayou Country near Houma, to the  sugar cane fields of New Iberia.  Now, LA-03 is Ground Zero for the BP Oil Spill. We’ve seen the impact of the oil on its fragile coastal marshlands; only time will tell the impact on the fishermen and the | Read More »


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