Posted: Sep 8, 2010 10:08 AM by Melissa Canone
Updated: Sep 8, 2010 10:09 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Candidates for U.S. Senate have made their
first appearance at a political forum, a sign that the state
campaign season is heating up.
Incumbent Sen. David Vitter, the Republican nominee on the Nov.
2 ballot, received the endorsement of the New Orleans area Alliance
for Good Government late Tuesday after a forum also featuring
Democratic challenger Charlie Melancon, independents Ernest Wooton
and Mike Spears and Reform Party candidate William McShan (Mack
Another forum for Senate candidates is set for Wednesday night