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Poll: bin Laden Photo To Obama's Birther Debate

Wednesday, 04 May 2011 15:27 Written by

The debate is on over whether President Obama and the United States should release the photo of the dead Osama bin Laden.

Obama Snatching Defeat From The Jaws Of Victory With bin Laden Death
Wednesday, 04 May 2011 14:58 Written by

Jeff CrouereOn Sunday night, our nation joined together to rejoice over the killing of terrorist mastermind Osama Bin Laden. The mass murderer deserved death and the Navy Seals made sure that he received a one way ticket to hell. 

Several days later, the euphoria has evaporated in a wave of confusion. The Obama administration is giving conflicting stories about what happened Sunday at the Osama compound. Unfortunately, the administration is snatching defeat from the jaws of victory. 

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Nagin To Tell Katrina Secrets
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 16:45 Written by

Ray NaginNow,  it's Nagin's turn.

So, will the often controversial, former New Orleans mayor, C. Ray Nagin, be revealing  any, or perhaps many secrets,  when he releases his memoir called "Katrina Secrets"?

Daily Kos Poll: Majority of GOP Still Question Obama Birth
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 13:04 Written by

According to the Daily Kos, a “liberal-progressive” leaning website, since Obama’s recent release of his “long-form” birth certificate last week, more Americans believe that Obama was born in the U.S., however, a majority of Republican voters feel Obama was not U.S. born or are unsure.

Jindal Critics Over Louisiana Taxes Are Being Dishonest
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 12:17 Written by
One of the great tragedies of modern discourse and argumentation has been the devaluation of meanings to words, where those trying to gain rhetorical advantage use words in ways to convey some intended impression that does not comport with their actual definitions. A reporter’s opinion piece reviews – and to some degree echoes – the phenomenon as it relates to debate over Louisiana’s budget for next fiscal year.
SMOR Poll: Louisiana Conflicted Over Jindal, State Officials
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 11:41 Written by

Southern Media and Opinion Research has released a new spring poll that shows Gov. Bobby Jindal has continued to hold on to his 55% approval rating. His disapproval is inching up and now stands at 44%.

New Orleans-Metairie Louisiana Jumps To 2nd On Forbes Best City For Jobs
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 11:29 Written by

New Orleans has moved up an impressive 46 places in one year to capture the number 2 spot for large metro areas on Forbes Blog’s “Best Cities for Jobs” list. Here is the relevant portion of the story:

Louisiana Congressmen, US Senators Report 1st Quarter Campaign Money
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 11:09 Written by

Congressional money
    Members of Congress never stop raising money, particularly House members, who have to run every two years.  Here is a look at campaign finance reports of  area House members and the state’s two senators as of March 31, 2011.  
    The financial information is from the nonpartisan Center for Responsive Politics.

Martez Wilson Could Give New Orleans Saints Depth At LB
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 10:58 Written by

The Saints drafted Illinois linebacker Martez Wilson in the third round of the draft and believe he will give them depth at outside linebacker while playing on special teams.

He's a 6-foot-4, 250-pound workout freak who sometimes doesn't play to his athleticism. He made the All-Big Ten team last season after missing the 2009 year with a neck injury. The Saints had him graded much higher than a third-rounder and couldn't pass him up..

Post New Orleans Saints Draft: Reggie Bush or Mark Ingram
Tuesday, 03 May 2011 10:40 Written by

Ed StatonWill Mark Ingram be the Saints' starting tailback this season?

Long-time beat writer for The Times-Picayune Brian Allee-Walsh believes the tailback job will be Ingram's to lose.