Louisiana 2011 legislative election results

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2011 State Legislative Elections

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Louisiana State Senate Election Results

This page contains macro-level election results and analysis for the Louisiana State Senate. For results in individual contests see our Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011 page. The following is a breakdown of the state senate before and after the election:

Louisiana State Senate
Party As of November 2011 After the 2011 Election
     Democratic Party 17 15
     Republican Party 22 24
Total 39 39

What You'll See on This Page

This page will display the following lists of candidates

  • Incumbents who ran on November 8
  • Incumbents who were defeated
  • Challengers who defeated an incumbent
  • Newly elected senators
  • List of all winners
  • Unopposed candidates
  • Third party candidates

State Senate Overview:

  • All 39 of the state's Senate seats were up for election in 2011.
  • There were 30 incumbents who ran in the October/November elections. Only 1 incumbent lost, and thus 29 incumbents were re-elected to the Louisiana State Senate.
  • The defeated incumbent, Lydia Jackson (D), was defeated by a fellow Democrat.
  • There will be 10 new senators sworn-in. Of those 10, 5 are Democrats and 5 are Republicans
  • Of the 39 seats up for election, 15 were won by Democrats and 24 by Republicans.
  • 20 candidates were unopposed, 5 Democrats and 15 Republicans.
  • No candidates ran as an independent or third party candidate in the general election.

Incumbency Analysis

Incumbents who ran on November 8

The following is a list of all of the incumbents who ran on the October/November general election ballot:

Incumbents defeated

The followings is a list of incumbents defeated on November 8:

CandidatePartyDistrict
Lydia JacksonDemocraticLouisiana State Senate District 39

Challengers who beat an incumbent

The following is a list of challengers who defeated an incumbent in 2011:

CandidatePartyDistrict
Gregory TarverDemocraticLouisiana State Senate, District 39

New State Senators and General Election Winners

Newly elected senators

The following are the newly-elected members of the Louisiana State Senate:

Democratic

Republican

Open Seat Winners

The following is a list of candidates who won election in seats where no incumbent was running:

Democratic

Republican

Candidates who won election

The following is a list of all candidates elected to the Louisiana State Senate:

Democratic

Republican

Competitiveness

Unopposed candidates in general election

The following candidates did not face major party competition:

Democratic

Republican

Ballot Access

Third party candidates

The following is a list of third party and independent candidates who ran in 2011:

No third party candidates ran for Louisiana Senate.

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2011 State Legislative Elections

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Louisiana (S, H) • Mississippi (S, H) • New Jersey (S, H) • Virginia (S, H)
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Other 2011 Election information
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Louisiana State House Election Results

This page contains macro-level election results and analysis for the Louisiana House of Representatives. For results in individual contests, see our Louisiana House of Representatives elections, 2011. The following is a breakdown of the state house before and after the election:

Louisiana House of Representatives
Party As of November 2011 After the 2011 Election
     Democratic Party 46 45
     Republican Party 57 58
     Independent 2 2
Total 105 105

What You'll See on This Page

This page will display the following lists of candidates

  • Incumbents who ran on November 8
  • Incumbents who were defeated
  • Challengers who defeated an incumbent
  • Newly elected senators
  • List of all winners
  • Unopposed candidates
  • Third party candidates

State House Overview

  • All 105 of the state's House seats were up for election in 2011.
  • There were 77 incumbents who ran in the October/November elections. Only 4 incumbents lost, and thus 90 incumbents were re-elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives.
  • Of the incumbents defeated in the general election, 1 Democrat was defeated by a fellow Democrat and 1 Republican was defeated by a fellow Republican. In addition, another 2 Republican incumbents were defeated, 1 by a Democrat and 1 by an Independent.
  • There will be 32 new representatives sworn-in. Of those 32, 13 are Democrats, 18 are Republicans, and 1 is an independent.
  • Of the 105 seats up for election, 45 were won by Democrats, 58 by Republicans, and 2 by independents.
  • 43 candidates were unopposed, 14 Democrats and 29 Republicans.
  • Only 2 candidates ran as an independent or third party candidate in the general election--both were elected.

Incumbency Analysis

Incumbents who ran on November 8

The following is a list of all of the incumbents who ran on the November 8 general election ballot:

  1. Alan Seabaugh
  2. Albert Franklin
  3. Anthony Ligi
  4. Austin Badon, Jr.
  5. Barbara Norton
  6. Billy Chandler
  7. Bob Hensgens
  8. Brett Geymann
  9. Cameron Henry
  10. Charles Chaney
  11. Charles Kleckley
  12. Clifton Richardson
  13. Dalton Honore
  14. Dorothy Hill
  15. Eddie Lambert
  16. Erich Ponti
  17. Frank Hoffmann
  18. Frank Howard (Louisiana)
  19. Franklin Foil
  20. George Cromer
  21. Girod Jackson, III
  22. Gordon Dove
  23. H. Bernard LeBas
  24. Harold Ritchie
  25. Helena Moreno
  26. Henry Burns
  27. Herbert Dixon
  28. Hunter Greene
  29. J. Rogers Pope
  30. Jack Montoucet
  31. James Armes
  32. James Fannin
  33. James Morris, Louisiana Representative
  34. Jared Brossett
  35. Jeffery Arnold
  36. Jerome Richard
  37. Jerry Gisclair
  38. Joe Harrison
  39. Joel Robideaux
  40. John Anders
  41. John Edwards, Louisiana Representative
  42. John Guinn
  43. John Schroder
  44. Joseph Lopinto
  45. Karen St. Germain
  46. Kevin Pearson
  47. Kirk Talbot
  48. Ledricka Thierry
  49. Lowell Hazel
  50. Major Thibaut
  51. Michael Danahay
  52. Mickey Guillory
  53. Mike "Pete" Huval
  54. Nancy Landry
  55. Neil Abramson
  56. Nicholas Lorusso
  57. Patricia Smith
  58. Patrick Connick
  59. Patrick Williams
  60. Regina Barrow
  61. Richard Burford
  62. Rick Nowlin
  63. Rickey Hardy
  64. Robert Billiot
  65. Robert Johnson (Louisiana)
  66. Roy Burrell
  67. Sam Jones
  68. Sam Little
  69. Scott Simon
  70. Simone Champagne
  71. Stephen Carter
  72. Stephen Pugh
  73. Taylor Barras
  74. Thomas Carmody, Jr.
  75. Timothy Burns
  76. Tom Willmott
  77. Walt Leger, III

Incumbents defeated

The followings is a list of incumbents defeated on November 8:

CandidatePartyDistrict
Billy ChandlerRepublicanLouisiana House of Representatives District 22
Rick NowlinRepublicanLouisiana House of Representatives District 23
Rickey HardyDemocraticLouisiana House of Representatives District 44
Sam LittleRepublicanLouisiana House of Representatives District 14

Challengers who beat an incumbent

The following is a list of challengers who defeated an incumbent in 2011:

CandidatePartyDistrict
Jay MorrisRepublicanLouisiana House of Representatives, District 14
Kenny CoxDemocraticLouisiana House of Representatives, District 23
Terry Brown, LouisianaIndependentLouisiana House of Representatives, District 22
Vincent PierreDemocraticLouisiana House of Representatives, District 44

New Representatives and General Election Winners

Newly elected representatives

The following are the newly-elected members of the Louisiana House of Representatives:

Democratic

Republican

Independent

Open Seat Winners

The following is a list of candidates who won election in seats where no incumbent was running:

Democratic

Republican

Candidates who won election

The following is a list of all candidates elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives:

Democratic

Republican

  1. Alan Seabaugh
  2. Anthony Ligi
  3. Bob Hensgens
  4. Brett Geymann
  5. Bryan Adams
  6. Cameron Henry
  7. Charles Chaney
  8. Charles Kleckley
  9. Chris Broadwater
  10. Chris Leopold
  11. Clay Schexnayder
  12. Clifton Richardson
  13. Eddie Lambert
  14. Erich Ponti
  15. Frank Hoffmann
  16. Frank Howard (Louisiana)
  17. Franklin Foil
  18. George Cromer
  19. Gordon Dove
  20. Gregory Miller, Louisiana
  21. Henry Burns
  22. Hunter Greene
  23. J. Rogers Pope
  24. James Fannin
  25. James Morris, Louisiana Representative
  26. Jay Morris
  27. Jeff Thompson
  28. Joe Harrison
  29. Joel Robideaux
  30. John Berthelot
  31. John Guinn
  32. John Schroder
  33. Joseph Lopinto
  34. Kenny Havard
  35. Kevin Pearson
  36. Kirk Talbot
  37. Lance Harris
  38. Lenar Whitney
  39. Lowell Hazel
  40. Mike "Pete" Huval
  41. Nancy Landry
  42. Nicholas Lorusso
  43. Patrick Connick
  44. Paul Hollis
  45. Ray Garofalo
  46. Richard Burford
  47. Rob Shadoin
  48. Scott Simon
  49. Sherman Mack
  50. Simone Champagne
  51. Stephen Carter
  52. Stephen Pugh
  53. Steven Pylant
  54. Stuart Bishop
  55. Taylor Barras
  56. Thomas Carmody, Jr.
  57. Timothy Burns
  58. Tom Willmott
  59. Valarie Hodges

Independent

Competitiveness

Unopposed candidates in general election

The following candidates did not face major party competition:

Democratic

Republican

Ballot Access

Third party candidates

The following is a list of third party and independent candidates who ran in 2011: