March 16, 2010 06:43 PM
Written by Jeremy AlfordWednesday, 17 March 2010 Here are five of your favorite classics from I-49 funding to baggy pants that will be revisiting lawmakers yet again during their upcoming regular session. Click. Click. Click. Ah, we've seen this ...
Feb. 23, 2010 08:07 PM
The state inspector general's office has undergone a number of dramatic changes - including a few lawmakers never intended, like the legal right to arrest public employees and practically anyone else. Louisiana Inspector General Stephen Street ...
Feb. 17, 2010 03:57 PM
Gov. Bobby Jindal has only been in office for roughly two years, but his administration has already suffered scores of high-profile resignations and departures. What gives? During Gov. Bobby Jindal's 25 months in office, more than a dozen cabinet officials ...
Feb. 9, 2010 08:00 PM
Vitter flexes his political muscle in the latest federal campaign finance reports. There's no better place to start than the U.S. Senate showdown, and there's no mistaking who's leading the money race there. Incumbent Sen. David Vitter, R-Metairie ...
Feb. 4, 2010 05:43 PM
While elected officials and special interests from Louisiana are rallying behind the coastal initiatives included in President Barack Obama’s proposed budget, many of them are also opposing another section that increases the cost of doing business ...
Feb. 1, 2010 04:27 PM
If you’re a recreational angler who’s hoping to land a batch of silverfin, the widely abundant fish being rebranded by public and private interests, just know that you’ll have to go beyond the simple hook-and-line approach that fools most other ...
Jan. 26, 2010 08:04 PM
With far-reaching legislation pending on the federal level and a fiscal crisis enveloping the state, Acadiana's health care industry is at a major crossroads. All the political hustle and bustle surrounding health care might not be anything ...
Jan. 25, 2010 05:28 PM
Out of all of the major candidates vying to capture the 3rd Congressional District, a political novice from Houma appears to be the clear money leader as the race begins to heat up. Aside from his rookie status, Ravi Sangisetty is also a Democrat running ...
Jan. 13, 2010 03:13 PM
With two years down and another two to go, Gov. Bobby Jindal has reached his mid-term with 63 percent approval ratings and a policy record that’s sketchy at best. If there’s a transitional locale along the political spectrum that’s nestled snuggly ...
Jan. 8, 2010 04:25 PM
Members of the state Wildlife and Fisheries Commission voted unanimously Thursday to elect two men from Acadiana to serve as their chairman and vice chairman for the next year. The new chairman is Steve Oats, the managing partner of Oats and Hudson ...

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