Laughlin received a huge amount of national support from Republicans hoping to encourage other elected Democrats to follow suit.
The result dismayed the establishment Republicans who had gotten behind Laughlin.
Then Laughlin switched parties as part of a concerted GOP effort to lure conservative Southern Democrats into the Republican fold.
“We used to go to the House of Blues all of the time,” says Laughlin.
“[Lana] and her girlfriend were glammed up to the max,” Laughlin says.
So we had our fun with the organ, Mr. Laughlin and the little bellows.
You and Laughlin and I, who are close to it all, are absolutely agreed.
Again Miss Laughlin has given us a master-piece in this story of present day life.
There was a man named Laughlin who once came to spend the night when it was raining.
It was stated also that the same men were paid a like amount by the Jones and Laughlin Company.
Gaelic Lachlann, earlier Lochlann, literally "lake-" or "fjord-land," i.e. "Scandinavia;" as a name, denoting "one from Norway."