The Gambit Ballot

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Tuesday, Nov. 6, is Election Day across America. Gambit does not endorse in presidential elections, but we do make recommendations in many statewide and local races. Below is a ballot summarizing the recommendations we have made over the past three weeks. Whether you agree with us or not, we hope all our readers will take the time to vote.

U.S. Congress

District 1: Steve Scalise

District 2: Cedric Richmond

N.O. City Council

District B: Dana Kaplan

District E: James Gray

Orleans Parish School Board

District 1: Heidi Lovett Daniels

District 2: Cynthia Cade

District 3: Sarah Usdin

District 4: Lourdes Moran

District 6: Woody Koppel

District 7: Thomas Robichaux

Constitutional Amendments

No. 1 — Medicaid Trust Fund: Yes

No. 2 — Expanded Gun Rights: No

No. 3 — Prefiling Deadline for Bills: Yes

No. 4 — Surviving Spouse/Vets Homestead Exemption: Yes

No. 5 — Forfeit Retirement Benefits/Convicted Felons: Yes

No. 6 — New Iberia Annexation: Yes

No. 7 — Board/Commission Vacancies: Yes

No. 8 — Commerce & Industry Contracts: Yes

No. 9 — Security Districts/Parcel Fee: Yes

Local Propositions

N.O. School Board Term Limits: Yes

Renew Bridge Tolls: Yes

  (Orleans, Jefferson, Plaquemines)

N.O. City Charter Amendment: Yes

  (Separate At-Large Council Elections)

Renew N.O. Regional Business Park Millage: Yes

Renew N.O. Flood Protection Millage: Yes

N.O. Neighborhood Improvement/Crime Prevention Districts: Yes

  (Lake Vista, Gentilly Terrace & Gardens, North Kenilworth)


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