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Saturday, 16 July 2011 18:48

Reports are that the owners and players are close to a deal and that the two sides won't meet again.

Albert Breer of NFL.com reports that the remaining details of the CBA are expected to be worked out via email, phone, Twitter, videoconference, Skype and Instant Message.

Saturday, 16 July 2011 12:53

BATON ROUGE – On Friday, Commissioner of Administration Paul Rainwater announced that Morgan Keegan has been selected through a competitive RFP process to provide financial advisory services to evaluate the Office of Group Benefits and recommend a course of action for administering the office in the best interest of both plan members and the taxpayers.

 

Saturday, 16 July 2011 10:21

Bobby JindalOn Friday, Governor Bobby Jindal announced the appointment of William “Bill” Fenstermaker to the Board of Regents. 

The Board of Regents is a state agency which coordinates all public higher education in Louisiana. 

Saturday, 16 July 2011 09:51

NFL lockoutThe NFL and the NFLPA broke on Friday, and it appears they're inching closer to a deal.

The two sides released a joint statement of Friday.

"The discussions this week have been constructive and progress has been made on a wide range of issues. Our legal and financial teams will continue to work throughout this weekend.

Friday, 15 July 2011 16:50

TSAIt is happening every day at our airports. Young children and our elderly are being accosted by TSA “agents” at security checkpoints. When was the last time a 95 year old wheelchair bound man or a child in diapers bombed a plane?

Our current airport security policy is literally insane. There are real threats to the flying public in the United States. The threat is coming from young, radical Muslim men who have a hatred for our way of life and want to kill innocent Americans. Granny and young Johnny did not plan and execute the 9/11 attacks. Instead our country was attacked by young Muslim men from countries in the Middle East.

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