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This profile of Louisiana's 06th Congressional District is part of the RaceTracker project.
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Incumbent William Cassidy Incumbent running? Yes Primary challenge? No primary challenge for incumbent. Cook Political Report Partisan Voting Index Non-competitive seat Cook Political Report Race Classification Non-competitive seat
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Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note William Cassidy Republican Confirmed candidate FEC Source July 16, 2011 Merritt McDonald Sr Democratic Out of race LA SOS Source September 15, 2012 2010 Candidate
Did Not File
Caroline Fayard Democratic Out of race LA SOS Source September 15, 2012 2010 Lt Gov Candidate
Did Not File
Results [ ]
2012 primary winners 2012 general election winner TBD TBD
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note William Cassidy Republican Confirmed candidate Campaign website Source July 6, 2010 Don Cazayoux Democratic Out (source needed) March 22, 2009 2008 Candidate Merritt McDonald Sr Democratic Confirmed candidate LA SOS Source August 28, 2010
2010 primary election winners 2010 general election winner William Cassidy, Merritt McDonald Sr William Cassidy
2008 election[Incumbent: ]Don Cazayoux
Name Party Status Reference URL Reference date Reference note Don Cazayoux Democratic Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 22, 2009 William Cassidy Republican Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 22, 2009 Michael L. Jackson Independent Confirmed candidate (source needed) March 22, 2009
2008 primary election winners 2008 general election winner Don Cazayoux, William Cassidy William Cassidy
2008 Presidential election results
Republican Democratic 2000 55% George W. Bush 43% Al Gore 2004 59% George W. Bush 40% John Kerry 2008 57% John McCain 41% Barack Obama
Articles and resources
- Index for all the Louisiana congressional districts and candidates.
- The full House 2012 elections report.
- The RaceTracker homepage.
Elections.DailyKos posts tagged "LA-06" (link)Campaign contribution methodology: Information is updated daily from the Center for Responsive Politics (OpenSecrets.org), which downloads their data from the Federal Election Commission on the first weekday of each work week. Candidates must have filed a report with the FEC to show up in the widget and inactive candidates are screened out by CRP.