Louisiana Political
Hall of Fame


2005 Inductee

Carlos & Mary Flores

Carlos & Mary Flores met as students when both were attending LSU, he an engineering student and she a merchandising major. Carlos Flores Facusse, a newspaper owner and past president of Congress, was elected President of Honduras in November of 1997. In March of 2000, Carlos was named an Honorary State Senator, State Representative and Cajun. Mary Flores, originally from Pineville, La., has served as president of over 20 humanitarian and cultural foundations and is known around the world for her humanitarian work.