Louisiana Political
Hall of Fame


2010 Inductee

Randy Ewing

Randy Ewing is a Jackson Parish businessman who represented District 35 in the Louisiana State Senate from 1988 to 2000. He was State Senate President in his last term from 1996 to 2000 under former Governor Mike Foster. In the senate, Mr. Ewing authored the Louisiana “Balanced Budget Amendment” and the establishment of the state mineral trust fund. He was active in promoting government ethics, the treat ment of substance abuse, the prevention of child abuse, and reforms in education. In 1996, Louisiana Governmental Services, called Mr. Ewing the “conscience of the Senate”