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Mary Landrieu, Republicans gear up for two-part Louisiana Senate fight
Mary Landrieu, Republicans gear up for two-part Louisiana Senate fight

Ask Cajun food caterer Greg Latiolais how he plans to vote in Louisiana's too-close-to-call Senate race and his answer leads to another question: Which time? The disgruntled Democrat from the state's crawfish capital plans to cast his ballot Nov. 4 for an alligator-wrestling tea party newcomer, Republican Rob Maness. But as Latiolais and just about everyone else here knows, none of the nine candidates, including Democratic incumbent Sen. Mary L. Landrieu, is likely to cross the 50% threshold needed under Louisiana's quirky law to seal the deal on election night. So voters and candidates alike are already looking toward the Dec. 6 rematch, a race that, along with a...

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