EASTPAC Endorses Steve Pugh

Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) today announced their endorsement of Steve Pugh (R- Ponchatoula) for his re-election bid for House District 73. EASTPAC covers greater Baton Rouge and runs along I-12 towards Tangipahoa. “We encourage the broader business community to support our… MORE »


EASTPAC Endorses Babcock

Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), today announced the endorsement of Derek Babcock for Senate District 13. EASTPAC actively searches for candidates who support job growth policies and economic development in Louisiana,” Milton Graugnard, chair of EASTPAC, said. “Derek’s background uniquely qualifies him… MORE »


EASTPAC Endorses in HD 69

Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), today announced the endorsement of two candidates looking to replace retiring representative Erich Ponti who served in house district 69. “EASTPAC seeks out candidates who support job growth policies and economic development in Louisiana,” Milton Graugnard, chair… MORE »


EASTPAC Endorses Tony Bacala

EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), today announced its endorsement of Tony Bacala (R-Prairieville, District 59).


Dalton Honore endorsed for Senate

Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) today announced their endorsement of Dalton Honoré (D-Baton Rouge) for his election bid for Senate District 15. EASTPAC covers the greater Baton Rouge region of the state and extends east along I-12 to Tangipahoa parish. “We encourage… MORE »


LABI EASTPAC Endorses Legislative and BESE Candidates

Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), today announced their first round of endorsements for the 2015 fall elections. “Since our inception, EASTPAC’s top priority is to ensure those we elect to political office understand the business community’s needs when policy decisions are being… MORE »


LABI Releases 2015 Legislative Scorecard

LABI today released scores from its legislative scorecard for the 2015 regular legislative session, tracking the votes of individual members in both the House and Senate on specific legislative items LABI prioritized. View a detailed publication summarizing the priorities.


EASTPAC Endorses Baton Rouge Business Leader Rick Bond for HD-66

Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), has announced its endorsement of candidate Rick Bond, a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, small business owner and philanthropist, in the upcoming House District 66 special election to replace Rep. Hunter Greene in the Louisiana House of Representatives…. MORE »


Business Group Endorses Anthony “Buddy” Amoroso in House District 66 Race

Baton Rouge, La. – EASTPAC, a political action committee of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI), announced today its decision to endorse Baton Rouge Metro Councilman Anthony “Buddy” Amoroso in the upcoming House District 66 special election to fill State Rep. Hunter Greene’s seat in the Louisiana House of Representatives. “Residents of House… MORE »


Buddy Amoroso continues to campaign

Rep. Hunter Greene succeeded in his second run for family court judge in East Baton Rouge. Greene received 67 percent of the vote, while incumbent Judge Annette Lasalle received 32 percent. Republican East Baton Rouge Councilperson Buddy Amoroso announced his intentions to run in September and quickly began fundraising for the House seat. Greene was… MORE »