|60th Mayor of New Orleans, Louisiana|
May 6, 2002
|Preceded by||Marc Morial|
|Born||June 11, 1956
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A.
|Spouse(s)||Seletha Smith Nagin|
|Profession||Cox Communications Executive|
Clarence Ray Nagin, Jr. (how to say: /ˈneɪgɨn/) (born June 11, 1956) is the mayor of New Orleans. He was first elected on March 2, 2002, to succeed his fellow Democrat, Marc Morial. Nagin gained international attention in 2005 in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, which devastated the New Orleans area.
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- BBC NEWS | Americas |Profile: Ray Nagin, BBC News
- Nagin calls for rebuilding 'chocolate' New Orleans, CNN 1/17/2006
- The City of New Orleans
- Campaign contributions made by Ray Nagin
- Louisiana Emergency Operations Plan
- Mayor to feds: 'Get off your asses', CNN transcript and the audio of WWL-AM radio interview.
- Profile on CityMayors.com
- Southeast Louisiana Evacuation Plan Supplement
- New Orleans “overrun” by Mexicans
- Profile of Ray Nagin in Tulane University Magazine
- Nagin Works Both Sides of Aisle for Aid The Wall Street Journal, January 10, 2006
- The Tavis Smiley Show - interview with Ray Nagin, January 13, 2006
- Ray Nagin's Redemption, by William Robinson, Washington Post, May 23, 2006
- Labou Movie - Independent Film In Which Ray Nagin stars as the Mayor of New Orleans.