Early Voting Starts March 10

Early voting in the May 24 special election takes place from 8:30 a,m, until 6 p.m. daily from Saturday, March 10 through Saturday March 17, with the exception of Sundays. Voters in Orleans Parish will go to the polls to decide three races. In one political contest, Civil District Court...

Community Groups Collaborate on Candidate Forums

The Power Coalition, VOTE, Step Up Louisiana and The Jeremiah Group have partnered to give voice to the people in candidate forums being held in both Orleans and Jefferson parishes. On the heels of a historic election in Orleans Parish, voters will head back to the polls for a special...

Local Leaders Urge Black Voters to Exercise Their Rights in Upcoming Elections

[contentblock id=1 img=gcb.png] By Tribune Staff A coalition of local religious and community leaders held a press conference Thursday (April 13) morning to solidify their support for Civil District Court, Div. B candidate, attorney Rachel Johnson and to prevail on voters—specifically Black voters—to turn out for the runoff election. Organizers...

Suzy Montero Agrees to Cease & Desist False Ads Aimed at Opponent in Judge Race

From a press release Judicial candidate for Civil District Court, Division B, Suzy Montero’s attorney appeared in court Thursday, Marc 23 and agreed on the record to cease using the false statements contained in certain campaign media, including television commercials.  The attorney also agreed to the entry of a court...