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The Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authorithy-East (SLFPA-E) issued this statement today regarding its controversial lawsuit opposed by Governor Bobby Jindalwetlands

At the foundation of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East (SLFPA-E) lawsuit against 97 oil companies are multiple bases, including scores of permits triggering obligations on the part of the companies to repair the damage caused by their operations.

kerrySecretary of State John Kerry is scheduled to participate in a Google Hangout about the Syria crises.  Here are comments from the Google Hangout event:  (Watch hangout below).

waguespackThe Louisiana Association of Business and Industry (LABI) is passing the gavel, once again.

jindal-obamaPolitics for today:  Governor Jindal's column is published in Washington Post, his administration reports national media publications support his position after the Obama administration's lawsuit against his education reform, the Mary Landrieu continues to come under assault by the national republican senatorial organization, Louisiana U.S.Senate candidate Rob Maness says no on Syria as do the American people.  

HealthCareDebatePerhaps nothing has been as politically controversial and divisive during the Obama administration than his signature legislation and law, the Affordable Care Act.

katrina gulfAround Louisiana--Here are some of the Louisiana organizations, businesses and politicians making the news today:

alexanderRepublican Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and Democrrat US Senator Mary Landrieu expressed sorrow on the announcement that Congressman Rodney Alexander would not run for re-election for U.S. Congress next year.

BATON-ROUGE-SKYToday, Baton Rouge was ranked number one inBusiness Facilities’list of the Top 10 Metro Areas for Economic Growth Potential. Louisiana's business climate was also ranked number four in the nation for 2013 – the highest-ever ranking for the state byBusiness Facilities. Last year, Louisiana was the top-ranked state in Economic Growth Potential byBusiness Facilities.

Health reformThe Affordable Care Act or Obamacare is around the corner, assuming the republicans are not successful in defunding it.  One Senator, Ted Cruz of Texas is taking the lead in attempting to defunding the law. So, what are the new rules for businesses and for individuals?

jindal-landrieuLouisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu issued the following statements on the passing of Lindy Boggs, former Congresswoman of Louisiana.