Bayoubuzz Staff

Bayoubuzz Staff

roberts CJThe Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a key enforcement part of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, the map that determines which states must get federal permission before they change their voting laws.

garadolfiniThe Bayoubuzz trending news: James Gandolfini, Vince Flynn, TWA Flight 800 and Paula Deen

state-policeGood and bad news from the Louisiana State Police regarding the explosion at the Williams Olefins facility in Ascension Parish.

jindal-speech Following a Unified Command Group meeting, Governor Bobby Jindal traveled to Geismar where he met with first responders and local officials for an update on the explosion at the Williams Olefins plant. 

Jindal updated on Geismer Plant Explosion
Thursday, 13 June 2013 12:16

geismarGovernor Bobby Jindal will hold a Unified Command Group meeting today to get an update on the plant explosion in Geismar.


larry-pageGoogle's Larry Page posted on the official Google blog information regarding the allegations and claims surrounding the NSA disclosure.

slug-festAfter the we found legislature punches through its spring's session on Thursday, Jeff Crouere and BayouBuzz publisher Stephen Sabludowsky will be serving a different type of punch but this time in Baton Rouge, the state's Capitol.

stinkweed1That Louisiana legislature is down to its final stretch with only 3 weeks remaining.  While there is still plenty of time to turn thinngs around, as of now, clear winners and losers are emerging.

Lacapitol-red-blueRepublicans Congratulate
The Louisiana republican Party has issued a statement applauding their efforts along with a conservative coalition business groups, the Jindal administration and lobbyists to repel the coalition of Republican fiscal conservatives and Democratic leaders to compromise on the budget.


louisiana capitolLouisiana Governor Bobby Jindal continued his Friday afternoon tradition by making announcements of appointments and reappointments to major boards and commissions.