The Democratic Governor refused to meet with David Duke. just as he made a point to refuse to meet with Donald Trump, despite both candidates wanting to speak about nothing but the catastrophic recent floods in Louisiana.
Dr. Duke spent much time in Livingston Parish Louisiana, one his strongest constituencies, meeting with flood victims and helping volunteer efforts in the area.
Dr Duke, who shown by polling as a leading Republican candidate for Senate, requested a meeting with the governor to discuss the latest aspects of the relief effort.
In a clear case of of petty party politics, the Democratic Governor has so far refused to meet with David Duke. just as he made a point to refuse to meet with Donald Trump.
Dr. Duke has been deluged with requests from his constituents in Livingston Parish to come and assist their efforts, He has already been to a number of shelters and many other rescue projects across South Louisiana where he is received with open arms.
Livingston Parish is one of Dr. Duke’s decades-long strongholds in Louisiana, where he carried over 60 percent of the popular vote for Governor and over 64 percent of the vote for U.S. Senator. He won a landslide of over 70 and over 75 % of the white vote in Livingston Parish in those areas and is hugely popular there.
Over the last few days, Dr. Duke has instructed his sizable number of U.S. Senate volunteers to to spend all their time with relief work for the flood ravaged victims in Louisiana.