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putinBased upon a recent report by the AP, the threat of more violence in Ukraine is becoming more likely.

petersonFrom Karen Carter Peterson newsletter:

Friends,

The 2014 Legislative began on Monday and will run through June 2nd. For the next three months, both Houses of the Legislature will confront many critical issues, large and small, that affect everyday Louisianians.

healthcare2The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) today announced its 2014 Regular Session Legislative Package, which includes five bills that promote the health and welfare of pregnant women and their children, strengthen home and community-based services and make technical clarifications to previous legislation.

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jindal-differenceBATON ROUGE – On Monday, Governor Bobby Jindal delivered his address at the opening of the 2014 Regular Legislative Session. He presented his legislative priorities and highlighted individuals in the audience who have started new careers in Louisiana as a result of the state’s economic growth.
NOTE: Below was the Governor’s remarks as prepared for delivery.

louisiana-courtThe Louisiana Legislature kicked off the 2014 regular session today, beginning a series of discussions about the most important issues facing the state.  Already it is clear lawsuit reform will be front and center in the debate. 

capitol-newMembers of the Louisiana State Senate began the work of the 2014 Regular Session of the State Legislature at noon Monday, March 10, 2014. As the State Constitution dictates, the 2014 session is a "general" session where legislators will consider a wide-range of issues except for specific tax and revenue measures. With a broad agenda and the annual responsibility of adopting a balanced state budget, Senate President John A. Alario, Jr. (R - Westwego) expects a particular focus on preparing Louisiana citizens to take advantage of an expected economic boom across the state over the next several years and the tens of thousands of high-paying jobs that will result.

Morning Joe, Jindal and WGSO Hangout Interview
Thursday, 27 February 2014 12:27

jindal-GE-new-orleansGovernor Bobby Jindal is often on national TV touting his accomplishments and the improvements made during his administration.  

labiLABI conference held today; Louisiana export news; DANOS builds in Port of Iberia; and more. These are the latest Louisiana business news...

crouere-sabludowsky-punchingGovernor Bobby Jindal ’s controversial White House comments outside of the West Wing, on Monday was the initial subject of discussion during the first part of Tuesday’s WGSO-Bayoubuzz radio hangout with Jeff Crouere and publisher Stephen Sabludowsky.

landrieuThe United States Senate Democratic Caucus today voted to appoint U.S. Senator Mary L. Landrieu, D-La., as the chair of the powerful Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. On Thursday, February 13, 2014, the U.S. Senate will take a formality vote on an organizational resolution, when Sen. Landrieu will officially take the helm of the committee.