Bettye Davis (b. 1938) —
Born in Louisiana, May 17,
worker; member of Alaska
state house of representatives; elected 1990, 1992, 1994;
delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alaska, 1996;
member of Alaska
state senate District K, 2001-; defeated, 1996.
ancestry. Member, Delta
Sigma Theta; League of Women Voters; Zonta; NAACP.
Still living as of 2001.
Paulette R. Irons (born c.1954) —
of New Orleans, Orleans
Born in New Orleans, Orleans
Parish, La., about 1954.
member of Louisiana
state house of representatives, 1993-94; member of Louisiana
state senate, 1995-; candidate in primary for mayor
of New Orleans, La., 2002.
ancestry. Member, League of Women Voters.
Still living as of 2002.
Mary Loretta Landrieu (b. 1955) —
also known as Mary L. Landrieu —
of Baton Rouge, East Baton
Rouge Parish, La.
Born in Arlington, Arlington
County, Va., November
Democrat. Real estate
agent; member of Louisiana
state house of representatives, 1980-88; delegate to Democratic
National Convention from Louisiana, 1980,
state treasurer, 1988-95; candidate for Presidential Elector for
Louisiana; candidate for Governor of
Louisiana, 1995; U.S.
Senator from Louisiana, 1997-.
Member, League of Women Voters; Delta
Still living as of 2014.
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