Louisiana Association of Business & Industry
|Louisiana Association of Business & Industry|
The mission of the LABI is:
"To foster a climate of economic growth by championing the principles of the free enterprise system and by representing the general interests of the business community through active involvement in the political, legislative, judicial, and regulatory processes."
In 2007, the Louisiana Association of Business & Industry donated $174,344 to state senate candidates and $328,662 to state house candidates. It was the 10th and 3rd largest donor to state senate and state house campaigns, respectively.
The top five recipients of campaign contributions from LABI in 2007 were:
|David Heitmeier, State Senator||$31,000|
|Rick Nowlin, State Representative||$31,000|
|Ruth Ulrich, Board of Elementary and Secondary Education||$30,000|
|Neil Riser, State Senator||$28,031|
|Ernest Marcelle Jr., Board of Elementary and Secondary Education||$25,000|