John Georges talks New Orleans Mayor’s race
- Created on Tuesday, 07 January 2014 15:43
How does John Georges view the New Orleans’s mayor’s race 2014?
In 2010, as a private businessman, Georges ran for Mayor of New Orleans along with others but was defeated by current Mayor Mitch Landrieu.
Now, Georges is owner and publisher of the Baton Rouge Advocate and the New Orleans Advocate newspapers and is looking at the elections from a different perch—as owner of the two most power newspapers in the state, not as a candidate.
This morning, Jeff Crouere, radio talk show host of WGSO 990 am called me and asked me to fill in for him since he was sick. Having been a guest on his show every week for years, but never having been the host, I consented, but wondered what in the world I would discuss.