Friday, 31 July 2015 10:43


Today’s Political shorts:
The Louisiana Democratic Party slaps Vitter’s ethics; Jindal’s team criticizes the RNC’s debate process; Mike Huckabee wants to know if he went too far with his Holocaust comment; What are the GOP candidates positions on climate change? How should the GOP candidates handle Donald Trump?

Friday, 31 July 2015 09:23

margarita3by Margarita Bergen

Darling friends,

After a very relaxing, brief sojourn to Destin with my brother, Lorenzo Bergen and my darling dog, Duchess Chiquita Bergen, I was ready to enjoy the festivities that included the always-fun American Cancer Society 's announcement of the 2015 Belles & Beaus at The Shops at Canal Place.

Friday, 31 July 2015 09:17

vitter-memoLSU professor and Blogger Bob Mann has focused upon Senator David Vitter’s recent letters to constituents and makes the point that the Senator who is leading the gubernatorial candidates is playing “fast and loose” with US Senate rules.

Friday, 31 July 2015 08:21

katrina-prepareKatrina Annniversary 10 is now less than one month away. New Orleans has rebounded impressively but there are still serious gains needing to be made.
The New Orleans Index at Ten has examined how well metro New Orleans has bounced back from Katrina, and also whether the region is developing the capacities needed to be resilient in the face of all future shocks.

Thursday, 30 July 2015 12:39

jindal-wife 6Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has not done badly for he and his family, financially, during the seven-plus years serving as the state’s Chief Executive.

Based upon a report today from Reuters, Jindal and his wife worth is between $3.9 million and $11.3 million.


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