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Best of New Orleans 2014: Politics

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BEST CONGRESS MEMBER FROM LOUISIANA

1. Mary Landrieu @senlandrieu

2. Steve Scalise @stevescalise

3. Cedric Richmond @reprichmond


BEST NEW ORLEANS CITY COUNCIL MEMBER

1. Stacy Head @stacyheadnola

2. LaToya Cantrell@latoya_cantrell

3. Jason Williams@runwithjason


BEST JEFFERSON PARISH COUNCIL MEMBER

Cynthia Lee-Sheng
  • Cynthia Lee-Sheng

1. Cynthia Lee-Sheng
The East Bank council member now has won this category for three straight years. Her father, the late Jefferson Parish Sheriff Harry Lee, would be proud.

2. Chris Roberts @jpcouncilchris

3. Ricky Templet


BEST LIE FOR BOBBY JINDAL TO TELL AS HE RUNS FOR PRESIDENT

1. "I improved education in Louisiana"

2. "I saved Louisiana"

3. "I have the job I want. I'm not interested in running for president."


BEST MEMBER OF THE LOUISIANA LEGISLATURE

1. Walt Leger III @waltleger

2. Helena Moreno

3. Karen Carter Peterson@teamkcp


BEST LOCAL SCANDAL

Ray Nagin - PHOTO BY TRACIE MORRIS SCHAEFER
  • Photo by Tracie Morris Schaefer
  • Ray Nagin

1. Ray Nagin's downfall
The former mayor will be going to the federal pokey soon, and our readers decided to give him a not-so-fond sendoff by electing him one more time ... this time as the year's best scandal.

2. St. Tammany Parish DA Walter Reed

3. St. Tammany Parish Coroner Peter Galvin


BEST PRISON NAME FOR RAY NAGIN

1. Willie Ray Wonka

2. Ex-Ray

3. Little Ray Ray



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