Sept. 1, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, September 1, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordAs the only Democrat running the 3rd Congressional District, Ravi Sangisetty got a pass from the weekend primary elections, but GOP operatives didn't hold back.The only candidate in the 3rd Congressional ...
Aug. 25, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, August 25, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordLibertarians preparing for first federal primaryThe Libertarian Party of Louisiana has lined up two contenders for its first-ever U.S. Senate primary later this week, although it may also be its last ...
Aug. 25, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, August 25, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordIf you're paying into a state retirement system and reaching for that brass ring, it may take longer to grasp if a national policy trend continues creeping into Louisiana. What were the nation's lawmakers ...
Aug. 18, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, August 18, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordThere are now hundreds of new state laws you need to be aware of, including quite a few that impact Louisiana's underground and underbelly. The mainstream press did a superb job over the weekend picking ...
Aug. 11, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, August 11, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordSenate contender accused of being a secret agent. Paranoia, or politics as usual? This is shaping up to be one hell of a federal election season in Louisiana, especially in the race to rip the seat from ...
Aug. 4, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, August 4, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordCandidates in the 3rd Congressional District have spent nearly a cool half mill influencing voters, and their focus is increasingly on the World Wide Web. Wednesday, August 4, 2010 Written by Jeremy ...
July 28, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, July 28, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordWhile the value of the state's energy leases is on the uptick, a planned package of incentives for private investors has been put on hold. The Louisiana Mineral and Energy Board conducted its first energy ...
July 21, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, July 21, 2010Written by Jeremy Alford This will be Louisiana's final year of conducting closed party primaries, and the coming send-off promises a wild transition back to our jungle roots. Political folks used to like to refer to Louisiana's ...
July 7, 2010 06:00 AM
Wednesday, July 7, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordWhile the governor took a red pen to lawmakers' projects statewide, he left Lafayette-based initiatives alone, including a whopping $1 million earmark to promote compressed natural gas in the parish. Make ...
July 1, 2010 02:57 PM
Wednesday, June 30, 2010Written by Jeremy AlfordA behind-the-scenes look at how the budget was passed, warts and all.The day the House first sent the state's $26 billion budget to the Senate, the folks over at Hubig's sent a sizable tray of their delectable ...

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