The Commissioner of the Louisiana Department of Insurance, Jim Donelon has released the following statement confirming a shooting and killing of two LDI Fraud Section investiators.
Or shall we say New York Democrat Congressman Anthony Weiner.
Because for now, after everything is said and done, Weiner is the New York Congressman and has chosen to fight rather than switch to become Citizen Weiner.
Congressman Anthony Weiner is a national disgrace. The New York Democrat lied to his wife, his constituents and to the American people. Yesterday, the truth was finally revealed after Weiner could no longer hide from the stream of embarrassing photos flooding the Internet.
This pervert was engaged in online sex talk with strangers, sending pictures of his aroused manhood to women young enough to be his daughter. The 46-year old was online sex partners with women in their early 20’s, such as a Las Vegas blackjack dealer, and a porn star Ginger Lee. Weiner even acknowledged that some of the women could have been underage.
It’s time for our annual report on how much taxpayer money the city of Shreveport spent in 2010 on “contract attorneys,” who are hired by the city to represent it in specialized lawsuits.
How much the city is paying private or contract attorneys to handle the city’s legal work is always an interesting topic of discussion in local legal and political circles.
It appears that Louisiana smokers will be able to continue to light ‘em up in bars and casinos – at least for another year – unless something unexpected happens in the Legislature before it adjourns on June 23.
A House bill that would have banned smoking in bars and casinos did not make it out of committee. While still alive, a vote on another bill in the Senate likely spells the death knell for that legislation.
I hope you are keeping cool in the premature summer in our beloved New Orleans.
Last week, I kept cool by attending mostly indoor events such as the opening of the delightful Shrek The Musical at the Mahalia Jackson Theater. I also enjoyed attended the always- irreverent Politics with a Punch at the Eiffel Society. I also attended very briefly the opening of the National WW II Museum's new wing: John E. Kusner Restoration Pavilion and the Iberia Bank Victory Ball with honoree Harry Connick Sr. and the Victory Belles. I also attended that night the always-glamorous Faulkner House's Juleps in June at a lovely residence in Audubon Place.
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.
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.