Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal makes Jefferson Parish economic development announcement; Gambel gives away $5,000; AgCenter research project launches; Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne hosts Culture Awards and renewable fuel awards. These are the latest business and organization news.
Kennedy's hypocrisy shouldn't distract budgeting debate.
The Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) agenda, as we have shown here on numerous occasions, promotes unyielding opposition to any legislation that smacks of benefits to workers, the unemployed and the poor.
Mayor Mitch Landrieu wants the state Legislature to create a special economic district along the New Orleans riverfront in which all tax revenue generated by new hotels and other development would be the city’s.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal made a splash of headlines a few weeks ago by proposing his alternative to Obamacare. Many of his ideas are the part of the same list he’s been shopping around for years, some of it pieced together from a litany of Republican proposals. He’s being blistered by a number of state and national columnists for not putting forth anything new or original.