BEST CONGRESS MEMBER FROM LOUISIANA
1. Mary Landrieu @senlandrieu
2. Steve Scalise @stevescalise
3. Cedric Richmond @reprichmond
BEST NEW ORLEANS CITY COUNCIL MEMBER
1. Stacy Head @stacyheadnola
2. LaToya Cantrell@latoya_cantrell
3. Jason Williams@runwithjason
BEST JEFFERSON PARISH COUNCIL MEMBER
1. Cynthia Lee-Sheng
The East Bank council member now has won this category for three straight years. Her father, the late Jefferson Parish Sheriff Harry Lee, would be proud.
2. Chris Roberts @jpcouncilchris
3. Ricky Templet
BEST LIE FOR BOBBY JINDAL TO TELL AS HE RUNS FOR PRESIDENT
1. "I improved education in Louisiana"
2. "I saved Louisiana"
3. "I have the job I want. I'm not interested in running for president."
BEST MEMBER OF THE LOUISIANA LEGISLATURE
1. Walt Leger III @waltleger
2. Helena Moreno
3. Karen Carter Peterson@teamkcp
BEST LOCAL SCANDAL
1. Ray Nagin's downfall
The former mayor will be going to the federal pokey soon, and our readers decided to give him a not-so-fond sendoff by electing him one more time ... this time as the year's best scandal.
2. St. Tammany Parish DA Walter Reed
3. St. Tammany Parish Coroner Peter Galvin
BEST PRISON NAME FOR RAY NAGIN
1. Willie Ray Wonka
3. Little Ray Ray