FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 12, 2019
Contact: Allyson Sanders
Louisiana Democratic Party Releases Statement on Election Results
Baton Rouge, LA – Saturday, the Louisiana Democratic Party released a statement thanking its endorsed Democratic candidates running for office.
“I’m grateful for every single Democrat who stood up and challenged Republicans across the state up and down the ballot,” Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, Chair of the Louisiana Democratic Party said. “Thanks to these candidates, our Democratic values like protecting access to quality health care, expanding opportunity, and protecting voting rights were championed in voting booths across Louisiana.”
“The Louisiana Democratic Party was proud to help deliver hundreds of thousands of phone calls and text messages, knock tens of thousands of doors, and talk to voters across the state – all in support of our amazing candidates,” Stephen Handwerk, Executive Director of the Louisiana Democratic Party said. “Louisiana Democrats will always keep fighting to fight for Democratic values to move our state forward. Now, we’re moving forward to re-elect our governor and other Democrats in next month’s runoff and continue working to turn Louisiana blue.”