The Democratic Party is taking issue with comments made by Ted Cruz at the Republican Leadership Conference in New Orleans, Saturday afternoon.
Yesterday, Governor Bobby Jindal signed bills passed by the Legislature into law, bringing the total number of bills signed for the 2014 Regular Legislative Session to 307.
The Bureau of Governmental Research has issued the following open letter to the legislature regarding the controversial legislation involving the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority - East’s (SLFPA - East) lawsuit against the oil and gas industry:
In the second part of the Miss USA Google Hangout (first part here), the focus shifted from Erin Brady's upbringing to her more recent experiences during the beauty pageants in 2013. Brady talked about the support she received from the other contestants, her homecoming experience in Connecticut, and how it felt to be among ninety Misses from all over the world in the Miss Universe contest.
Governor Jindal issued the following statement on the passing of John Maginnis:
“Supriya and I were saddened to hear the news of John's passing.
How bad is the Louisiana budget, now that the state legislature is two weeks away from session's end? Is Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal helping or hurting the state's budgetary process with his policies and practices?
The circus is coming to town; Chiquita bananas are returning to New Orleans; and more..these are the latest news in the local business and organization life.
The Louisiana legislative session is now approaching the home stretch with the budget that needs to be done and balanced before the legislators adjourn on June 2. The impression is that even legislators who are longing for a smaller government are frustrated that there is not enough money to spend.
Governor Jindal Bobby Jindal issued the following statement on the passing of former Agriculture Commissioner Bob Odom: