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Jared Brossett

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Jared Brossett
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Current candidacy
Running for City council of New Orleans
Date of primaryFebruary 1, 2014
Current office
Louisiana House of Representatives, District 97
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 5
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedMay 2, 2009
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limits3 terms (12 years)
Bachelor'sXavier University
Office website
Jared Brossett is a Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives, representing District 97. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on May 2, 2009. He won a seat on the New Orleans City Council on February 1, 2014.[1]


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 will not be necessary.[2][1]


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.[3]

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.[4]


In 2007, a year in which Brossett was up for election, he collected $120,550 in donations.[5]

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.[6]

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