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|Name = Norby Chabert
 
|Name = Norby Chabert
 
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|Position = Louisiana State Senate District 20
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|Status = Incumbent
 
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|Tenure = 2009-Present
 
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|Base salary = $16,800/year
 
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|Last election = [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011|November 19, 2011]]
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Norby Chabert''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Louisiana State Senate]], representing District 20 since 2009. Formerly a Democrat, Chabert switched parties in March 2011, stating that the National Democratic Party is "completely out of line with the values and priorities" of District 20. <ref>[http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2011/03/republican_gains_continue_in_s.html ''Nola.com,'' Republican gains continue in the Senate, 21 March 2011]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''Norbert N. "Norby" Chabert''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Louisiana State Senate]], representing District 20. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on August 29, 2009.  
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Formerly a Democrat, Chabert switched parties in March 2011, calling the Democratic Party "completely out of line with the values and priorities" of District 20.<ref>[http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2011/03/republican_gains_continue_in_s.html ''Nola.com,'' Republican gains continue in the Senate, March 21, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2011===
 
===2011===
 
::''See also: [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011]]''
 
::''See also: [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011]]''
Chabert ran for re-election in 2011. He was unopposed in the October 22 primary. 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 would have taken place on November 19, 2011 between the top-two vote getters.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref>
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Chabert ran for re-election in 2011. He was unopposed in the October 22 primary. 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 would have taken place on November 19, 2011 between the top-two vote getters.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'', "Unofficial Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref>
 
===2009===
 
===2009===
 
Chabert was elected to the District 20 seat in a Special Election held August 29, 2009.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.louisiana.gov/08292009/08292009_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State,'' "August 29, 2009 election results," accessed August 23, 2011]</ref>
 
Chabert was elected to the District 20 seat in a Special Election held August 29, 2009.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.louisiana.gov/08292009/08292009_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State,'' "August 29, 2009 election results," accessed August 23, 2011]</ref>
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
In 2011, Chabert received $300,824 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=LA&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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In 2011, Chabert received $300,824 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=LA&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable ''Follow the Money'', "2011 Campaign Contributions," accessed May 15, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Norby + Chabert + Louisiana + Senate'''
 
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
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==See also==
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*[[Louisiana State Senate]]
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*[[Louisiana State Senate#Standing Senate Committees|Senate Committees]]
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*[[Louisiana State Legislature]]
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*[[Louisiana State Legislature#Joint Legislative Committees|Joint Committees]]
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*[[Louisiana state legislative districts]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.norbychabert.com/ Norby Chabert's personal website]
 
*[http://www.norbychabert.com/ Norby Chabert's personal website]
*[http://senate.legis.state.la.us/Chabert/ Official Louisiana State Senate website]
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*[http://senate.legis.state.la.us/Chabert/ Sen. Chabert's website]
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=116725 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*[http://openstates.org/la/legislators/LAL000142/norbert-n-norby-chabert/ Profile from Open States]
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=116725 Project Vote Smart biography]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=116725 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=116725 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Norby-Chabert-for-Senate/89334873514 Norby Chabert on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Norby-Chabert-for-Senate/89334873514 Norby Chabert on Facebook]
  

Latest revision as of 15:37, 15 May 2014

Norby Chabert
Norby Chabert.jpg
Louisiana State Senate, District 20
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $153/day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedAugust 29, 2009
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionLegislator
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Norbert N. "Norby" Chabert is a Republican member of the Louisiana State Senate, representing District 20. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on August 29, 2009.

Formerly a Democrat, Chabert switched parties in March 2011, calling the Democratic Party "completely out of line with the values and priorities" of District 20.[1]

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Chabert served on the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Chabert served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011

Chabert ran for re-election in 2011. He was unopposed in the October 22 primary. 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 would have taken place on November 19, 2011 between the top-two vote getters.[2]

2009

Chabert was elected to the District 20 seat in a Special Election held August 29, 2009.[3]

Louisiana State Senate District 20 (2009)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Norby Chabert (D) 9,576
Brent Callais (R) 8,050

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Chabert received $300,824 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Louisiana State Senate 2011 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Norby Chabert's campaign in 2011
Shaw Environmental Inc$3,000
Entergy$3,000
Agripac$2,760
All South Consulting Engineers$2,700
Crosby Tugs LLC$2,500
Total Raised in 2011 $300,824

Recent news

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Political offices
Preceded by
Reggie Dupre
Louisiana State Senate District 20
2009–present
Succeeded by
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