New Orleans Saints NFL Lockout Workouts With Brees, Vilma Could Pay

Tuesday, 07 June 2011 10:39 Written by

NFL Lockout The Saints are the team taking the most advantage from the lockout than any other team. The Saints are winning by a landslide.

Drew Brees and Jonathan Vilma are leading the play-organized workouts at Tulane. These veterans are like coaches on the field.


Amid Privatization Debate, Louisiana Group Benefits CEO, Kipper, Is Quitting
Monday, 06 June 2011 13:45 Written by

At the very time that the Jindal administration is pushing hard to privatize the Office of Group Benefits due to the current budget crises , the head of the state employee health insurance program is quitting after two months on the job.  Scott Kipper had replaced the previous CEO, Tommy Teague.

Louisiana Tax Idiocy: Jindal Vs. Tucker
Monday, 06 June 2011 12:59 Written by

Louisiana legislatureAs a result of his odd dealings with HB 479, the pertinence of the question increases even more: what office will term-limited Speaker Jim Tucker wish to contest this fall?

Changing Louisiana Presidential Primary Is Not Conservative
Monday, 06 June 2011 12:07 Written by
Ex-New Orleans Mayor Nagin To Self Publish Book On Amazon
Monday, 06 June 2011 11:58 Written by

"Katrina's Secrets I: Storm after the Storm" by former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin will be self-published and released worldwide on Amazon.com

Marcus Colston Is New Orleans Saints Best Slot Receiver
Monday, 06 June 2011 11:37 Written by

New Orleans SaintsWho is the Saints' leading slot receiver?

Not Reggie Bush, Lance Moore or Pierre Thomas, but wide receiver Marques Colston.

We're talking yardage, touchdowns and catches (only players who lined up in the slot at least 100 times qualified for league slot leaders). Bush and Thomas because of injuries didn't line up at the slot often enough to be considered.

New Orleans Saints: Ranking, Mark Ingram, Free Agency, NFL Lockout
Sunday, 05 June 2011 17:33 Written by

Drew BreesThe 2011 Saints are rated No. 2 in NFL organizational rankings, behind only Super Bowl champion Green Bay,

Adam Scheim ranks the teams annually for  Foxsports.com and this is the third year he has ranked the franchises. The Patriots, ranked No. 1 in 2009 and 2010, have been knocked off the top spot.


Legislative Independence: A New Experience for Louisiana
Friday, 03 June 2011 15:50 Written by

Lawrence ChehardyThe Louisiana Legislature is exerting its independence this session by marching to its own drum.  House Speaker Jim Tucker (R) is leading the way and members of the House are following along.  Across the hall Senate President Joel Chaisson, a Democrat, appears to be more allied with Governor Jindal (R) than Republicans in the House of Representatives.


Louisiana International Trade: LNG from Shale, Trade Deals, WTO, Cuba Travel, More
Friday, 03 June 2011 13:19 Written by
cargo shipIn his June 2011 Louisiana International Trade Briefs, Eugene Schreiber looks at President Obama and his announcement to increase domestic oil production, LNG from shale, Trade deals, WTO, Cuba travel and many more topics:  

Due To National Enquirer, Indicted John Edwards Now Running Away From Jail

Friday, 03 June 2011 12:52 Written by

John Edwards BookedIn 2004, lying philanderer John Edwards was almost elected Vice President of the United States. In 2008, he ran for President while simultaneously hiding an affair with a campaign worker.  He was conducting this sordid relationship while his wife was dying of cancer. After her illness was disclosed, he decided to continue with his campaign and the affair. When confronted with evidence of a love child, Edwards continued his lying ways. His actions were not only despicable, but most probably illegal for Edwards is accused of funneling $925,000 in payments to care for his mistress and their baby. Today, a federal grand jury in Raleigh North Carolina issued a six count indictment against Edwards, including four counts of illegal campaign contributions, conspiracy and one count of false statements.