Damon Baldone

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Damon Baldone
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Louisiana House Of Representatives District 53
Former member
In office
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 17, 2007
First elected2001
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
Damon Baldone is a former Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He represented the 53rd District from 2001 to 2012.

Baldone is an attorney. He has previously served as Owner of Baldone Rental Properties, Executive Vice President of Baltech, Owner of Damon J. Baldone & Associates, President of Nolatek, and Owner of TCB Tire Repair.

Baldone is a member of Ducks Unlimited, Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Restore or Retreat, South Central Industrial Organization, Thibedaux Chamber of Commerce, the Acadiana Delegation, and the Democratic Caucus.[1]

Committee assignments


In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Baldone served on the following committees:



Baldone initially sought to run for the District 20 seat in the Louisiana State Senate but dropped out of the race on September 4, citing "a bunch of factors."[2]


In 2007, Baldone was re-elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives. He defeated Wallace Ellender.[3]

Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 53 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Damon Baldone (D) 6,340
Wallace Ellender (R) 4,739

Campaign donors


In 2007, a year in which Baldone was up for election, he collected $113,981 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Louisiana House Democratic Campaign Committee $13,301
Main Iron Works Inc. $4,000
Buquet Distributing Co. $3,531
GMD International Nolatek $3,500

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Preceded by
Louisiana House of Representatives District 53
Succeeded by
Lenar Whitney