The best defense is a good offense, and so the private-public partnership for charity hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe has descended into farce as the state claims breach of contract and the operator sues its presumed opposition, providing so far the only real blemish on a largely successful transition into this model.
Donald Trump is not only taking the air out of the election 2016 room, he has become the entire stage, room and political theater.
The most recent controversy involving Senator John McCain is the latest example that the real estate mogul, television rockstar and candidate live-wire is a force of which to reckon.
by Jeff Crouere
It is now crystal to clear to any objective observer, Hillary Clinton is a horrible candidate. As Americans get to know Hillary, they like her less. In the latest Associated Press-GFK poll, Hillary scores an abysmal 39% approval rating, compared to an unfavorable rating of 49%.
by Tom Aswell, Publisher of Louisiana Voice
Two emails popped up on our computer on Wednesday that we simply could not ignore and while the messages concern men who have an intense dislike for each other, the emails are nevertheless related in ways that should offend every votercitizen in Louisiana.
If you were not already turned off by Bobby Jindal and David Vitter, these should do it. If not, then you are part of the problem.
by Jim Brown
If you come from Louisiana, it’s almost a congenital requirement that you are born with a love for music. Particularly string music, from country, zydeco, blues, rock and even an abundance of classical aficionados. I’m certainly in that number. Two of my first legal clients as a practicing lawyer in Ferriday were Jerry Lee Lewis and Mickey Gilley. I paid my way through law school by playing my banjo on Bourbon Street at a place called Your Father’s Mustache. Yep, music is in our DNA down here in the Bayou State.
by Stephen Sabludowsky
Yesterday, I posted on Facebook, a picture of some men in trucks and vans getting ready to wave the confederate flag in front of President Barack Obama.
The Louisiana Democratic party is not just going after republican candidates for governor and Governor Bobby Jindal’s campaign for president. Today, it unleashed a statement regarding Secretary of State, Tom Schedler. Here is its statement:
Yesterday, presidential candidate, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal created this video which was posted on his Facebook page regarding the controversial allegations of Planned Parenthood selling of fetus body parts. The video was posted on his campaign Facebook page and he also launched an investigation into the potential criminality of the claim.
New Orleans continues to be a city under siege. The murder rate in 2015 is significantly higher than in past few years. With over 100 murders at this point in the year, the city is on pace to reach 200 murders in 2015, the highest total in eight years.