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Jared Brossett

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Jared Brossett
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New Orleans City Council, District D
In office
May 5, 2014 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 1
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $153/day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionMarch 15, 2014
First electedMarch 15, 2014
Next general2018
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Louisiana House of Representatives, District 97
May 2009 - May 4, 2014
Bachelor'sXavier University
Office website
Campaign website
Jared Brossett is a Democratic member of the New Orleans City Council, representing District D. He was elected to the council on March 15, 2014, and was sworn into office on May 5, 2014.[1]

Brossett previously served in the Louisiana House of Representatives, representing District 97 from May 2009 to May 4, 2014.


Brossett earned his B.A. in political science from Xavier University. His professional experience includes working as a management consultant.

Committee assignments


In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Brossett served on the following committees:


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



See also: New Orleans city council elections, 2014

Elections for the city council of New Orleans, Louisiana consisted of a primary election on February 1, 2014, and a general election on March 15, 2014. Jared Brossett (D) defeated Joseph Bouie (D) and Dalton Savwoir Jr. (D) in the primary election. Because Brossett won over 50 percent of the vote, a runoff election was not be necessary.[2][3]

New Orleans City Council, District D, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJared Brossett 50.2% 8,712
Joseph Bouie 41.7% 7,238
Dalton Savwoir Jr. 8.1% 1,414
Total Votes 17,364
Source: Louisiana Secretary of State


See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

On October 22, 2011, Brossett won re-election to District 61 of the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the October 22 primary election, assuring his re-election.


In 2007, Brossett was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives. He ran unopposed.[4]

Louisiana House of Representatives General Election, District 97 (2007)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jared Brossett (D) N/A

Campaign donors


In 2011, Brossett received $74,338 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Louisiana House of Representatives 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jared Brossett's campaign in 2011
Gauthier Houghtaling & Williams$4,500
Associated Branch Pilots$2,500
Bobby Jindal Campaign Cmte$2,500
Louisiana Bankers Association$2,500
Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 60$2,500
Total Raised in 2011 $74,338


In 2007, a year in which Brossett was up for election, he collected $120,550 in donations.[6]

His four largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Cummings Cummings & Dedenhefer $7,500
Cynthia Hedge Morrell Inc $5,000
Arthur A. Morrell $4,500
Walter J. Leger, III $3,774


Brossett is a member of the Democratic Caucus, Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus, and the Orleans Delegation.[7]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Louisiana House of Representatives District 97
May 2009–May 2014
Succeeded by
Joseph Bouie (D)
Preceded by
New Orleans City Council, District D
May 5, 2014 – Present
Succeeded by