Crescent River Port Pilots Association

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Crescent River Port Pilots Association
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The Crescent River Port Pilots Association (CRPPA) is a professional association comprised of the approximately 100 individuals who pilot ships between New Orleans and Pilottown along the Mississippi River. Today, the pilots navigate an average of 5,400 vessels a year through this stretch of the Mississippi River.[1] The Crescent River Port Pilots Association is an affiliate of the larger, Louisiana River Pilots Association.[2]

Campaign Contributions

State Candidates


In 2010, the CRPPA contributed a total of $107,250 to state senate candidates and $168,650 to state house candidates. It was the 16th and 9th largest donor to state senate and state house campaigns, respectively.

The top five recipients of campaign contributions from the CRPPA in 2007 were:[3]

Candidate Amount Result
Democratic Party Mitch Landrieu, Lieutenant Governor $13,000 Approveda
Democratic Party Walter J. Boasso, Governor $10,000 Defeatedd
Republican Party A.G. Crowe, State Senator $7,500 Approveda
Democratic Party Foster Campbell, Governor $7,000 Defeatedd
Democratic Party Nick Gautreaux, State Senator $7,000 Approveda

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