Katrina tried to wash Louisiana away

Thursday, 27 August 2015 09:12 Written by

katrina-leveeJust as most Americans remember where they were on 9/11, those of us living on the Gulf Coast remember the fear and concern that enveloped our region ten years ago this week. A lady named Katrina changed many of our lives.  In looking back, many Louisianans felt that maybe New Orleans really was a city that care forgot, and the whole Gulf Coast was thrown in for good measure. This human tragedy has haunted the Bayou State over the past decade as even today the rebuilding effort continues.

David Vitter's TV are coming, the campaign ads are here
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 13:14 Written by

vitter-teaThe ads are coming, the ads are coming!!

Actually, they ads are here.

Dueling polls for Louisiana governor election
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 11:40 Written by

Louisiana State Capitol at nightBy Lou Gehrig Burnett, Publisher of Fax-Net

New governor’s poll
    The polls just keep coming on the Louisiana governor’s race, and each one is always controversial among some candidates and their supporters.

The New Orleans post-Katrina African American landscape
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 11:30 Written by

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Publisher of The New Orleans Agenda

Former Louisiana Congressman Vance McAllister trying to be relevant again
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 11:15 Written by

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Perhaps relieved at not having anything to do with him surfacing as a result of the hacking bust of the Ashley Madison spouse cheating website, former Rep. Vance McAllister looks to unseat state Sen.Mike Walsworth in this fall’s election. As lightning didn’t strike twice before, asking for it to do so again will be a reach for him.

With Obama's blessings, Democrats Biden time with Hillary Clinton as candidate
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:40 Written by

Biden Obama 3Once again, Hillary Clinton has been exposed as a horrible presidential candidate. Back in 2008, the heavy favorite, Mrs. Clinton lost the Democratic presidential nomination to an upstart Senator from Illinois, Barack Obama. In this race, Clinton, once considered a lock for the nomination, is being seriously challenged by Vermont socialist Senator Bernie Sanders. 


Katrina Anniversary: I am New Orleans, from a birds-eye view
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:11 Written by

I-am-New-Orleans-KatrinaOutside of marriage, birth of my son, family deaths and other personal occasions, Hurricane Katrina was and is the most significant event in my life.

Never would I have imagined that a one-day storm would have caused such personal family disruptions, moments of bewilderment and despair, uncertainty of personal futures, cataclysmic changes in lives and hopes.

Katrina Anniversary and New Orleans: List of highlights, events, heroes
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 11:03 Written by

 With Katrina anniversary now upon us, here is a collection of press releases, events, statements.  It will be a memorable, but monumental week.

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Alabama out-cheats Louisiana, nation in Ashley Madison bowl
Monday, 24 August 2015 12:47 Written by
Angelle, Dardenne and Louisiana Dems have decisions to make to beat Vitter
Monday, 24 August 2015 12:35 Written by

jasonState Rep.John Bel Edwardscan breathe a sigh of relief. Public Service CommissionerScott Angelle and Lt. Gov.Jay Dardenne have decisions to make. And so do Louisiana Democrats.


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