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Big changes coming? Record number of women are running for the Louisiana Legislature

So many women already have signed up to run for the Louisiana Legislature this fall that Democrats and Republicans are predicting a sea change in the state's lawmaking body by the time the votes are counted.


Senator Hewitt Testifies on Capitol Hill

Louisiana State Senator Sharon Hewitt testified on Capitol Hill before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.  Having managed major deepwater oil and gas assets in her professional career and now serving as a State Senator representing four of the coastal parishes, Senator Hewitt testified on how the oil and gas industry benefits both our country and the State of Louisiana.


Senator Hewitt interview on KPEL Radio: 2019 is a turning point for Louisiana

Senator Sharon Hewitt recently joined Carol Ross on her afternoon radio show, The Ross Report, on KPEL Radio.  During three segments of the show, Senator Hewitt discusses her work with the National Republican Party, the upcoming legislative session, and the biggest challenges and opportunities facing the state of Louisiana. With an opportunity to elect a new Governor and with 40% of the Louisiana Legislators leaving due to term limits, 2019 will be a pivotal year for Louisiana.


Senator Sharon Hewitt Named to Executive Committee of Republican Legislative Campaign Committee


Louisiana Travel Association honors Senator Sharon Hewitt with prestigious tourism award

Alexandria, La. (Jan. 31, 2019) – During its Annual Meeting last week, the Louisiana Travel Association (LTA) honored Sen. Sharon Hewitt with the Governmental Friend of Tourism Award for her support of economic development and tourism funding.


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