|Posted on 6/27/2018 6:50:00 AM.|
Lieutenant governors from around the nation are converging in New Orleans for a three day summit. Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser will welcome the annual 2018 meeting of the National Governors Association with opening remarks. Among the topics being discussed, Nungesser says he intends on bringing attention to the dangers of cheaper, imported seafood.
|Billy Nungesser, New Orleans, Lt. Governor, Louisiana, Tourism|
|Posted on 4/6/2018 9:18:00 AM.|
Wrestlemania 34 will be held Sunday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. WWE also brought its marquee event to the Crescent City in 2014. Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser says the last event drew 75,000 fans from 50 states and 36 countries.
|Wrestlemania, Billy Nungesser, Lt. Governor|
|Posted on 3/24/2018 3:00:00 AM.|
|Eight Louisiana communities are officially Louisiana Retirement Certified Areas. Lafayette, Lake Charles, Natchitoches, Ruston, Toledo Bend, Shreveport-Bossier City, Homua and Thibodaux are included. Lincoln, Sabine and Terrebonne Parishes are also listed. Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser says the communities were selected for their quality of life for retiring seniors.|
|Louisiana Certified Retirement Communities, Lt. Governor, Billy Nungesser|
|Posted on 5/30/2016 5:03:00 AM.|
Summer is known as a slow season for Louisiana travel, but Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser hopes that's not the case this year. He says there's hundreds of festivals during the summer months that showcase our food music, culture, and our people.
“The passion they have in every corner of the state and it comes out this time of year.”More
|Lt. Governor, Billy Nungesser, tourism, summer, festivals|
|Posted on 5/16/2016 12:36:00 PM.|
Former Lt. Governor Bobby Freeman has died. His family says Freeman passed away this morning after suffering an aneurysm last week. He was 82-years-old. The St. Martinville native served as Lt. Governor from 1980-88. Edwin Edwards was the governor during Freeman’s second term, and the former governor says Freeman was a very energetic man.
|Bobby Freeman, Edwin Edwards, Lt. Governor|
|Posted on 5/1/2016 7:48:00 PM.|
Lt. Governor Bill Nungesser is touring the state to promote tourism as part of National Tourism Week. Nungesser says he’ll be in in West Baton Rouge, Lafayette, and St. Francisville today and then head to the northern part of the state later in the week. He says he just returned from a week-long trip to Canada.
|Lt. Governor, Billy Nungesser, National Tourism Week, tourism|
|Posted on 1/12/2016 5:10:00 AM.|
As Louisiana has sworn in a new governor, John Bel Edwards, we also have a new Lt. Governor. Republican Billy Nungesser also has budget issues to face. He says it will take creativity and working with the legislature to change laws to create more money within tourism.
|Lt. Governor, Billy Nungesser, tourism, budget|
|Posted on 11/21/2015 10:24:00 PM.|
Former Plaquemines Parish President Billy Nungesser was elected as the state's next Lt. Governor. Nungesser defeated East Baton Rouge Mayor-President Kip Holden, 55-45%.
In the attorney general's race, Republican Jeff Landry defeated two-term GOP incumbent Buddy Caldwell, 56-44%
|Billy Nungesser, Kip Holden, Jeff Landry, Buddy Caldwell, Attorney General, Lt. Governor|
|Posted on 11/5/2015 3:31:00 AM.|
A new statewide poll shows tight races for Lt. Governor and Attorney General. The survey of 600 Louisiana voters was paid for by Nextstar television stations and conducted by JMC Analytics. Pollster John Couvillon says in the AG’s race, Republican Jeff Landry has a slight lead over Republican incumbent Buddy Caldwell, 38% to 34%percent. He says 29% are undecided.
|poll, Lt. Governor, Attorney General, Jeff Landy, Buddy Caldwell, Billy Nungesser, Kip Holden, JMC Analytics, John Couvillon|
|Posted on 10/27/2015 11:47:00 AM.|
In the November 21st runoff election, voters will decide who will become the next Lt. Governor. The election pits Democrat Kip Holden against Republican Billy Nungesser.
|Louisiana, politics, Lt. Governor, Kip Holden, Billy Nungesser|
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