This is the summary of the second part of Stephen Sabludowsky’s hangout with Marc Morial. The former mayor talked about the All-Star Game weekend, Louisiana politics, higher education, and the Urban League.
The Ray Nagin trial and verdict have shaken not only New Orleans, but also the rest of the state and the country. When Stephen Sabludowsky met with former mayor Marc Morial in a Google Hangout on the very same day that Morial’s successor was convicted, the Nagin case inevitably became a topic of discussion.
Today is a sad day for New Orleans, a city, which over its histories of hurricanes and oil busts, has suffered many sad days.
For the first time in the city’s almost 300 years, its chief executive, its mayor has been convicted of major crimes. Today, a federal jury in the US District Court of New Orleans, the city over which he presided for eight years--found former Mayor C. Ray Nagin, guilty of 20 out of 21 counts of corruption-related crimes.
Jesse Jackson and Marc Morial Join Arnie Fielkow at Free NBA Event; Louisiana First in the Nation in AP Improvement for the Class of 2013, LSUHSC Research Discovers New Treatment Target for Heart Attacks; and more...
The political world, national and local is full of interesting stories affecting the US and Louisiana. Here are just a few of the stories...
If you thought that the US and the Louisiana political season would come to a rest after the recent elections, think again.