July 21, 2015 04:48 PM
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May 16, 2014 08:29 PM
David Vitter must have a very diverse mailroom. Note to Louisiana Republicans seeking votes in the black community: If you plan to tout the diversity of your staff, take a couple of minutes to familiarize yourself with the names of your black employees ...
Jan. 14, 2014 06:12 PM
With the anticipated inclusion of state Rep. Paul Hollis of Covington, practically every faction of the Louisiana Republican Party is now represented in the still-developing U.S. Senate election. With the anticipated inclusion of state Rep. Paul Hollis ...
Jan. 8, 2014 07:15 PM
Calling him a "behind-the-scenes leader in the lower chamber," the political news service's Kelly Connelly talks with the Lafayette lawmaker about the upcoming session and why he's running for city-parish president in 2015. In a story published ...
Feb. 26, 2013 09:21 PM
U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu heightened her criticism Tuesday of Gov. Bobby Jindal's refusal to expand Louisiana's Medicaid program, accusing the governor of putting his presidential ambitions ahead of his citizens' health needs. BATON ROUGE, La ...
Sept. 28, 2012 05:50 PM
A push by Gov. Bobby Jindal to use federal recovery money for an at-risk pre-school program is a cause of concern for one coastal legislator. Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration's answer for remedying a budget shortfall for a state program for ...
Aug. 17, 2012 10:57 AM
The 2016 Entrée to Business Breakfast featuring Dr. Loren Scott’s Louisiana Economic Outlook returns to The Cajundome Convention Center on Thursday, Sept. 29, at 7:30 a.m. Scott, a professor emeritus of economics at LSU, says this year’s report ...
Jan. 13, 2009 11:00 PM
NOTE TO GOV: SHUT UP AND LISTEN Last week, op-ed page columnist Lanny Keller of The Advocate nailed — in his distinctive, witty style — what is probably the biggest obstacle facing our enormously talented, freshly minted young governor in his ...
Dec. 22, 2008 11:00 PM
COUNCILMAN OPPOSES BOND ISSUE There was little discussion when the city-parish council voted this week to schedule a parish-wide election in April for a new $26 million bond proposal — to be paid back with existing tax revenue — for road and bridge ...

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