Mary Landrieu Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Mary Landrieu.

Results 1 - 20 of 3,453 in Mary Landrieu

  1. Landrieu, other senators spent $1M on charter flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The News-Star

    WASHINGTON Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu was among two dozen U.S. senators who flew taxpayer-funded charter airplanes to, from or around their home state last year at a total cost of just under $1 million, according to a USA Today analysis of Senate spending records compiled by the nonpartisan Sunlight Foundation.

    Comment?

  2. USA Today: Mary Landrieu among 24 senators who use charter flights for travelRead the original story

    1 hr ago | NOLA.com

    Sen. Mary Landrieu , D-La., was one of 24 senators who flew on taxpayer-funded charter planes to travel around their home states in 2013, according to a new report in USA Today.

    Comment?

  3. House failure to pass immigration bill a setback for Steve Scalise and new GOP leadership teamRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... appears likely to fail in a procedural vote, with most Republicans likely to join several Democrats, including Mary Landrieu of Louisiana and Kay Hagan of North Carolina in voting no. Sen. David Vitter , R-La., spoke on the Senate floor Thursday ...

    Comment?

  4. Allan Katz and Danae Columbus: Candidates emerging for fall elections ...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Uptown Messenger

    ... who ran two years ago, Richmond is expected to be easily reelected. In addition to Richmond, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu and Congressman Steve Scalise (who represents only a small portion of Orleans Parish but it unstoppable as the new House Majority ...

    Comment?

  5. High turnout expected in December election: Good or bad for St. George?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... and Garret Graves among its candidates, is almost certainly headed to a runoff. The Senate race that pits Sen. Mary Landrieu against challengers U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy and Rob Maness could also go to a runoff in December. And then there's the ...

    Comment?

  6. NRSC keeping its options open in remaining Senate primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... they "have the ability to," suggesting they're likely to do so before Nov. 4 as they seek to defeat Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.), a top target. Moran and Collins also agreed that it would be harder to defeat Landrieu in a runoff if Democrats had ...

    Comment?

  7. Senators Landrieu, Rubio and Boxer rail against logjam in RESTORE spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... E. Kelsch of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation's Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund. Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu (D) was praised by Committee Senior Member Senator Bill Nelson (D) of Fla. who called her " the spark plug" who "did not let up" ...

    Comment?

  8. Sen. Ron Wyden tries new legislative route for stalled Oregon timber, Klamath basin billsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... of that committee to take the finance gavel earlier this year , he turned leadership of energy over to Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La. She's used the energy chairmanship as a forum to promote her ability to help the Louisiana oil and gas industry, but ...

    Comment?

  9. Mary Landrieu among U.S. senators who spent $1M on charter flightsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Times

    ... In some cases senators representing the same state split on whether to fly charters. For instance, Sen. Mary Landrieu, a Democrat, spent $47,000 on charter flights in 2013, including a $5,500 round trip flight between New Orleans and Lake Charles, ...

    Comment?

  10. New suit filed claims Chinese drywall destroyed homesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    ... to make this right to the American families harmed by their dangerous and defective products," said Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-Louisiana. A Consumer Product Safety Commission report showed numbers at 2,265 in Florida, 731 in Louisiana, between 100 and ...

    Comment?

  11. Landrieu, Cassidy, Maness or "none of the above" in Louisiana Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    ... the Above. In a recent poll released by the non-partisan Public Policy Polling organization, incumbent senator Mary Landrieu receives a favorable rating of only 42%, but has a negative in the state of 52%. Her major challenger, Republican ...

    Comment?

  12. Rob Maness to Bill Cassidy: Stand with Cruz, Sessions & Oppose Border BillRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... was a "surrender" to Obama's lawlessness and "unworthy of support." Maness, Cassidy, and incumbent Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA) will square off in a jungle primary in November. If no candidate receives more than 50% of vote, the top two finishers will ...

    Comment?

  13. James Gill: Welcoming the fanatics to townRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Advocate

    When Mary Landrieu first ran for the U.S. Senate, retired New Orleans Archbishop Philip Hannan said it would be a sin to vote for her because she approved of Roe v.

    Comment?

  14. Emergency border bill advances in the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hill

    ... More than 10 Republicans joined Democrats in voting to end debate on the motion to proceed to the bill. Sens. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) and Kay Hagan (D-N.C.), who are up for reelection in November, voted against proceeding to the bill. The border bill ...

    Comment?

  15. New suit claiming Chinese drywall destroyed homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sunherald.com

    ... to make this right to the American families harmed by their dangerous and defective products," said Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-Louisiana. A Consumer Product Safety Commission report showed numbers at 2,265 in Florida, 731 in Louisiana, between 100 and ...

    Comment?

  16. Senate votes to start debate on emergency border billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... about potential political fallout if they leave Washington without addressing the issue. But Democrats Mary Landrieu of Louisiana and Kay Hagan of North Carolina, facing tough re-election campaigns in their Republican-leaning states, voted against ...

    Comment?

  17. House Dem: Stop 'Whining' About Canceled Insurance PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... could keep their plans if they liked them. Cassidy, who is also challenging a vulnerable Democratic senator, Mary Landrieu, accused Eshoo of "smirking in Congress" while calling people who lost their plans whiners. "I can understand why folks on the ...

    Comment?

  18. Overnight Healthcare: Gao report blasts HealthCare.gov rolloutRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... still be kept for as long as Jan. 1, 2016. The bill's sponsor, Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-La.), is challenging Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) in a race that could decide the Senate's majority. The congressman has used ObamaCare as a major weapon to attack ...

    Comment?

  19. While defending its record, BLM supports Senate energy permitting reform billsRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | SNL Financial

    ... their opening statements, and I'm just having a hard time kind of understanding the tenor or tone," Chairwoman Mary Landrieu said to Kornze at the opening of the committee's combative question-and-answer session. Locked in a tight re-election battle ...

    Comment?

  20. Emails show ex-IRS official Lerner using derogatory terms for RepublicansRead the original story

    Wednesday | Free Republic

    ... the federal agency's union. Democratic senators who took campaign donations from the IRS union include Sens. Mary Landrieu of Louisiana who received $25,500, Al Frankin of Minnesota with $5,000, and Mark Begich of Alaska. As for crazies and scary ...

    Comment?