2024 Louisiana Political Hall of Fame Induction Banquet

Saturday, April 6, 2024 — Hilton Baton Rouge Capital Center

To purchase tickets, call (318) 628-5928.

Since its beginning in 1993, the Louisiana Political Museum & Hall of Fame has honored special individuals who have significantly impacted Louisiana politics. From Winnfield, La. political legends — the Long Family — to singing Gov. Jimmie Davis, and Louisiana’s only four-time governor, Edwin Edwards, to recent political movers and shakers such as James Carville and Mary Landrieu. Each year, a slate of honorees are celebrated for their unique contributions to a political landscape like no other, Louisiana.

2024 Inductees

Ed Anderson: (Former Time-Picayune Political Reporter)

Dan Borne: (Lobbyist/ Vice of Tigers/ Former President of the Louisiana Chemical Association)

Joseph A. Delpit: (State Representative/ Former President of NAACP Baton Rouge/ Founding member of LA Legislative Black Caucus)

Governor John Bel Edwards:
(State Representative/ 56th Governor of Louisiana)

Jim Engster: (President of Louisiana Radio Network/ President of Tiger Rag Magazine/ Former President of the National Association of Statewide Radio Networks)

Louis Lambert: (Louisiana Senator/ Former Member of Louisiana Public Service Commission/ 1980 Gubernatorial Candidate)

Richard Lipsey: (Advisor to last 8 Governor’s/ Tiger Athletic Foundation Founder/ Former Member to Board of Regent)

Judge Carter Family: (2024 Political Family of the Year) (Burrell J. Carter- Mayor of Greensburg/ State Court and Appellate Judge) (Robby Carter- House Representative)