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Jim Brown is a Louisiana legislator, Secretary of State and Insurance Commissioner.
Louisiana State University, located in my hometown of Baton Rouge, takes on a new president this week. And to say that he has a big job ahead of him is an understatement. Educationally, the state’s largest university is a mixed bag of quality and mediocrity, typical of many public universities.
On Tuesday, the United States Supreme Court effectively struck down the Voting Rights Act passed in 1965.
My regular morning coffee group gets to the nuts and bolts of what’s wrong with America each morning as we hash it all out over strong chicory and beignets.
In spite of all the turmoil and tragedy visited on the little town of Moore, Oklahoma last week, one fact stands out: Every family with a storm cellar survived.
Two seasoned political pros, who have lost a bit of their luster, may make the same big grab for political limelight in Washington.
Is there something special about New Orleans? Of course there is.
After years of financial chicanery, federal prosecutors have decided that Wall Street manipulators are both too big to fail and too big to jail.
For most non-Catholics, the retirement and resignation of Pope Benedict XVI is of passing interest. I’m not Catholic, but the Catholic Church has played a significant role in my life for many years.
Immigration reform is back on the front burner as a major issue in Washington, and the Republicans are taking the lead.
In the current Second Amendment gun debate, both gun control advocates and those citizens who demand the right to bear arms point to the U.S. Constitution as the source of the justification and support for their opposing beliefs.