Julie Stokes

November 08, 2018 - 10:03 am
(WWL.com) The state legislature has lost six lawmakers who were elected to other government positions. Eight state representatives chose to ran for another office and only Rick Edmonds and Julie Stokes failed in their bids to leave the legislature. Lapolitics.com publisher Jeremy Alford cites a...
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August 12, 2018 - 12:58 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Three candidates vying to be Louisiana's next secretary of state have poured thousands of their own dollars into the effort. Rep. Julie Stokes, a Kenner Republican, has the most cash on hand in the latest campaign finance reports, reporting $441,000 in the bank. But that's...
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July 20, 2018 - 5:57 pm
Interim Secretary of State Kyle Ardoin has tossed his name in the hat at the last second alongside the last two major candidates for the Secretary of State’s special election in November. This follows the position being vacated by Tom Schedler after sexual harassment allegations led to his...
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July 19, 2018 - 8:49 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Louisiana's election sign-up period is continuing with no surprises for the position at the top of the ballot, secretary of state. State Rep. Julie Stokes, a Kenner Republican, registered for the race Thursday, days after getting confirmation from her doctor that she remains...
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July 19, 2018 - 2:42 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Louisiana's election sign-up period is continuing with no surprises for the position at the top of the ballot, secretary of state. State Rep. Julie Stokes, a Kenner Republican, registered for the race Thursday, days after getting confirmation from her doctor that she remains...
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July 14, 2018 - 2:42 pm
KENNER, La. (AP) _ A lawmaker in the running for Louisiana's secretary of state post says she's cancer free after her latest procedure. State Rep. Julie Stokes tweeted Friday about a call from her doctor confirming lab results showing no signs of the disease. Stokes was diagnosed with breast cancer...
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June 08, 2018 - 12:23 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ A lawmaker's bout with breast cancer has spurred her to change how the disease is treated in Louisiana. Republican Rep. Julie Stokes says she wanted to get the word out about the different kinds of health care options available for those with breast cancer. So, she...
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July 12, 2017 - 12:29 pm
The three announced Republican candidates vying to be Louisiana's state treasurer have signed up for the Oct. 14 ballot on the opening day of the election qualifying period. Former state budget administrator Angele Davis, state Sen. Neil Riser and former state Rep. John Schroder filled out their...
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July 06, 2017 - 7:17 pm
Jeff Palermo Reporting Kenner Representative Julie Stokes has bowed out of the State Treasurer's race because of cancer. Stokes announced she has been diagnosed with breast cancer and faces at least five months of chemotherapy. Political analyst Clancy Dubos says Stokes is a highly regarded and...
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June 21, 2017 - 1:42 pm
(AP) _ Gov. John Bel Edwards has agreed to expand a law championed by beloved former New Orleans Saints player Steve Gleason that gives terminally-ill patients access to experimental treatments. The governor has signed into law a bill broadening Louisiana's Right to Try Act to include robotic...
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