The Donald Hodge campaign is claiming that the Louisiana Department of Insurance is Not For Sale.
The Donald Hodge for Insurance Commissioner Campaign released an Excel Spreadsheet in order to inform Louisiana voters how much money from insurance industry companies have poured into the coffers of Commissioner Jim Donelon since 2006. With the filing of the latest Candidate Finance Report on October 12, 2011, Commissioner Donelon is on the verge of surpassing the $1 million mark in insurance industry contributions.
With only days left in our election, surprises are hard to find:
With less than two weeks remaining before the Oct. 22 primary, Gov. Bobby Jindal has roughly $6 million to spend on his re-election bid.
Looks like lots of people are happy to bet on a sure thing. More interesting is the race for the number 2 job. In the only recent public poll, Jay Dardenne was destroying Billy Nungesser 40-27:
Should the law allow costly, private fundraisers for presidential candidates to be closed to the press and proceed unpublicized to the public, even though campaign contributions are reportable to the federal government by law and invitations went out to both state and federal officials:?
That was the big question recently when Fax-Net was funneled a copy of an invitation to a local fundraiser Sept. 24 for then-leading Republican presidential candidate Gov. Rick Perry of Texas at the home of William A. Robinson at 830 Ockley Drive in Shreveport.
Can Tampa Bay Buccanneers overcome a stinging defeat from the hands of the San Francisco 49’ers by beating division rival and NFL powerhouse New Orleans Saints?
Yes, powerhouse. The Saints are second in the SI.com Power Poll behind Green Bay. They are 4-1 entering into this Sunday’s game. Although the Bucs took a real pounding against the 49’ers on Sunday, in recent years, the team has fared well against New Orleans.
funny that the international media at the cannes film festival got to know more details of the inner workings and corruption at the core of the BP gulf oil disaster than those of us who’ve endured it. but this Friday that score will be corrected, twice.
the north american premiere of the internationally acclaimed documentary “The Big Fix” reveals the powerful and incestuous relationship between government and global corporations that put profits before the health and safety of louisiana citizens, not to mention the devastation to the coastal environment.
New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees spoke to the media on Wednesday about the Carolina Panthers and the upcoming game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Also, the Saints issued its injury report.
For those dying for substantive debates related to functions of the Louisiana Lt. Governor’s race, think again. There are many more meatier and spicier matters to be discussed these days. For instance, there’s the issue of polls. Then, there is the main course in Louisiana politics-- campaign attacks and the sleaze factors.
In the beginning of this decade, there were some movies that Louisiana could call its own but ever since the motion picture tax incentive program was launched, industry activity has soared. .
As a result of the program and other factors, Louisiana is now extremely competitive and a major player in the industry.