March 15, 2017 11:41 AM
Candyce Gagnard Perret’s probable path to the Third Circuit Court of Appeal has turned into a slog ...
Dec. 27, 2016 01:08 PM
“I don’t have a timeline for a decision at this point. I’m doing my analysis and research. I’m doing fact finding and talking to people right now.” ...
Nov. 28, 2016 04:38 PM
Sunoco Logistics Partners’ buyout of its parent company puts the congressional candidate’s business ties — and his $380K board post — in the spotlight ...
Feb. 23, 2016 03:44 PM
A common refrain among some lawmakers is that we should “look forward” and stop blaming Jindal for Louisiana’s unprecedented fiscal crisis. If those lawmakers were to read the latest annual report by the legislative auditor, they’d change their ...
April 16, 2015 07:52 AM
Since his showing last year in the 5th Congressional District race, when he was barely edged out of the runoff, Duck Dynasty cousin Zach Dasher’s political future has been wide open — and now it includes speculation about running for the second ...
Feb. 10, 2015 03:19 PM
Three-term congressman is latest addition to growing local lobbying firm ...
Nov. 14, 2014 10:30 AM
Business leaders attempt to shape school board elections throughout the state; the head of Louisiana Family Forum doesn‘t/does like Bill Cassidy for U.S. Senate; political polling proves big business for Louisiana midterms.Business shaping school board ...
Nov. 3, 2014 10:56 PM
Why? Because more entities than ever, from inside and outside the state, were attempting to poll anything and everything ahead of the heated Nov. 4 primary. A cornerstone of campaigning slowly came to a troubling halt during Louisiana's primary election ...
Oct. 15, 2014 10:00 AM
While Amendments 1 and 2 will shield some health care providers from the budgetary whims of Gov. Jindal, they could make higher ed even more vulnerable to cuts ...
Sept. 12, 2014 05:46 PM
Amid widespread criticism, two former U.S. senators say they are not lobbying Congress on behalf of a shady Russian bank, although a federal disclosure suggests otherwise. Amid widespread criticism, two former U.S. senators, including Louisiana‘s John ...

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