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The sweet scents of Thanksgiving and the holiday seasons are in the air, but, in the meantime, there is plensteve-robertsty of business and organizational work yet to be done. 

Jindal-differenceBernie Pinsonat, of Southern Media and Opinion Research has just announced a November statewide poll which presents some interesting but challenging results.

YUCK1In the only going controversy made-in-Washington DC duel, this one involving the use of "Obama phones", Retired General Wesley Clark's staff sent the following letter to U.S. Senator David Vitter's Chief of Staff today regarding a debate challenge over the Lifeline program that helps US vets:

kick-the-can2A health insurance woe is me.  Or, how did we get into this mess.  Better yet, what do we do to get out of it?

Those are the questions discussed in a lively Google Hangout today, moments after President Obama proposed a solution to the immediate crises of insurance policy cancellations.

BATON-ROUGESo, what's happening "Round Louisiana" today?

maness 6Did Rob Maness, a Tea Party-backed candidate for U.S. Senate imply that Mary Landrieu would have supported slavery?

new-orleans-tourismWhat's happening "Round Louisiana"today?

The World Trade Center and delegation of busines leaders are heading north to New York starting next week;  

BATON-ROUGE-SKYRound Louisiana today?  The announcement that a nonpartisan coalition of lawmakers including Senators David Vitter and Mary Landrieu are holding a press conference regarding the flood insurance crises;  Don't get spooked out about New Orleans, get the treat, or so indicates Travelocity.   
Ochsner is reporting good news for one of its doctors.  An organization has engineered some funds for Nicholls State;  Non-profits looking for donors?  How about a workshop?

charity-hospitalThere are many projects in the air in mid-city and downtown New Orleans including the substantial University Medical Center , the controversial development of the World Trade Center by the Mississippi River and Canal Street and possible plans for the Charity Hospital building—vacated after Hurricane Katrina.

treenOctogenarian and former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards along with his young third-wife, Trina, are getting ready to open up their home to the nation by means of their reality TV show, The Governor’s Wife starting October 27 on A&E.  Meantime, the “Edwards years”, are once again becoming top of mind, for many.