Representative Eddie J. Lambert (R) has been a leader in improving Louisiana's roads and infrastructure. Lambert currently serves as vice chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations and the Louisiana Homeland Security Committee, chairman of the House Appropriations' Subcommittee on Education, and on the House Committee on Natural Resources and Environment, the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget, and the Joint Committee on Homeland Security. Lambert was elected to the Louisiana House of Representatives in 2003 and re-elected unopposed in 2007. He was raised in North Baton Rouge and resides in Prairieville, where he practices law.
What concerns are on citizens’ minds as they go to the polls this fall?
The presidential election may be getting all of the attention, but Louisiana residents will be making several important decisions at the ballot box in November. The U.S. Senate seat left up for grabs by retiring Sen. David Vitter has drawn a field of 24 candidates. Louisianians in the south- and northwest parts of the state will also be voting on congressmen. So, what national concerns are on citizens’ minds as they go to the polls this fall? What statewide issues should be on the mind of Louisiana’s next Congressional leaders? Louisiana Public Square looks for answers on “Election 2016” Wednesday, October 26 at 7p.m. (Taping Tuesday, October 25)Comments •
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