The race for Senate is just starting to heat up. Sen. Mary Landrieu’s campaign started running a new TV ad recently.
Congressman Bill Cassidy, who is challenging Landrieu for her seat, released his first ad this week.
Each cost hundreds of thousands of dollars to air. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg.
Jeremy Alford, publisher of LaPolitics.com, wrote this week about how the floodgates for campaign fundraising are opening up in Louisiana.
The two best-funded candidates for a slot on the Public Service Commission are defending their acceptance of campaign money from the companies they would regulate.