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}}{{tnr}}'''Don Menard''' is a 2011 [[Republican]] candidate for [[Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011#District 39|District 39]] of the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Don Menard''' was a 2011 [[Republican]] candidate for [[Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011#District 39|District 39]] of the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]].
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011]]''
  
Menard is running in the 2011 election for [[Louisiana House of Representatives]] District 39.  He faces [[James Arnaud]] (No Party) and [[Stephen Ortego]] (D) in the primary election on October 22, 2011.  Because Louisiana uses a [[blanket primary]] system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, if no candidate reaches this threshold, then a general election will take place on November 19, 2011.
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Menard ran in the 2011 election for [[Louisiana House of Representatives]] District 39.  He faced [[James Arnaud]] (No Party) and [[Stephen Ortego]] (D) in the primary election on October 22, 2011.  Because Louisiana uses a [[blanket primary]] system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, since no candidate reached this threshold, a general election took place on November 19, 2011 between Ortego and Menard.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref> Ortego defeated Menard to win the seat.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/11192011/11192011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State,'' "Official election results for November 19, 2011," accessed December 6, 2011]</ref>
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|Chamber= Louisiana House of Representatives District 39 General Election
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|party1=Democratic
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|party2=Republican
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|winner1 =Stephen Ortego
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|candidate2 =Don Menard
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|votes1 =4457
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|votes2 =3651
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{{Election box 2011
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|Chamber= Louisiana House of Representatives, District 39 Blanket Primary
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|party1= Republican
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|party2= Democratic
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|party3= Independent
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|winner1 = Don Menard
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|votes1 = 4555
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|Inc1 = N
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|candidate2= Stephen Ortego
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|votes2 = 3590
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|candidate3= James Arnaud
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|votes3 = 2103
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*[http://donmenard.com/index.html Official campaign website]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=86589 Project Vote Smart biographical profile]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Don-Menard-Campaign/192798287422140 Facebook campaign page]
  
 
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[[Category:2011 general election (defeated)]]

Revision as of 10:11, 6 December 2011

Don Menard
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Don Menard was a 2011 Republican candidate for District 39 of the Louisiana House of Representatives.

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011

Menard ran in the 2011 election for Louisiana House of Representatives District 39. He faced James Arnaud (No Party) and Stephen Ortego (D) in the primary election on October 22, 2011. Because Louisiana uses a blanket primary system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, since no candidate reached this threshold, a general election took place on November 19, 2011 between Ortego and Menard.[1] Ortego defeated Menard to win the seat.[2]

Louisiana House of Representatives District 39 General Election, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngStephen Ortego 55% 4,457
     Republican Don Menard 45% 3,651
Total Votes 8,108


Louisiana House of Representatives, District 39 Blanket Primary, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Menard 44.4% 4,555
     Democratic Stephen Ortego 35% 3,590
     Independent James Arnaud 20.5% 2,103
Total Votes 10,248

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