Stop the Senate Republicans rubber stamp and Loretta Lynn as Attorney General

Friday, 13 March 2015 14:52 Written by

rubber-stampThe first two months of the new Republican Congress has been extremely disappointing. The only significant accomplishment has been the passage of the Keystone Pipeline bill. Unfortunately, when the Republicans caved on the issue of executive amnesty, it sent a strong signal to conservatives across the country that the party will not stop the radical agenda of President Obama. 

Jindal's tax pledge not trickling down as Demos blast Vitter
Friday, 13 March 2015 14:38 Written by

trickleIs Louisiana “exhibit 1” to prove that “trickle down” economics just might not work—at least in this state, at this particular time-- with a canyon-like $1.6 billion budget deficit hole to fill?

The birther of Jindal's constitutional problem
Thursday, 12 March 2015 14:50 Written by

trump-compressedby Tom Aswell, Publisher of Louisiana Voice

Yeah, we know. We have to narrow that down a bit.

We already know about his ethical and moral problems. But more specifically, he has a major constitutional problem.

John Bolton PAC backs Vitter with endorsement and $10,000 campaign contribution
Thursday, 12 March 2015 10:26 Written by

boltonLouisiana US Senator David Vitter, who is a candidate for Louisiana governor, has picked up an endorsement and some campaign cash from Ambassador John Bolton.   

Kennedy urges Jindal admin not to burn Louisiana tobacco settlement
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 13:47 Written by

As the Louisiana legislative session approaches with a $1.6B budget shortfall, State Treasurer John Kennedy urged the Division of Administration Wednesday to reconsider selling the remaining portion of the state's tobacco settlement.

Louisiana's Hollywood South gets boost with Filmworks New Orleans
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 13:26 Written by

FilmWorks Front close upCouncilmember James Gray; Michael Hecht of Greater New Orleans, Inc.; Bryan Batt, native New Orleanian actor;and Will French of the the Louisiana Film & Entertainment Association all gathered today for a ribbon cutting ceremony commemorating the opening of FilmWorks New Orleans – one of the region’s newest and largest film production studios.

Kate Middleton's birth truthers can't help themselves, as Carole does Anmer
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 12:29 Written by

kate-middleton-hatThis past Monday, March 9, 2015, was Commonwealth Day in the United Kingdom.

Just in case you missed it, as you might!

Anyway, you can catch up on it all by viewing the zillion or more snaps online at the Daily Mail.

Jim Miller: Saints traded Jimmy Graham out of need, for Brees' protection
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 12:13 Written by

graham-panthersby Jim W. Miller

I don’t know many people who laugh at funerals, but pardon me while I chuckle at the reaction from Who Dat Nation over the Saints’ trade of TE Jimmy Graham to Seattle on Tuesday. No, change that “TE” identification to “Icon” with a capital “I” because if you polled Saints’ fans before about 3 p.m. Tuesday, Graham would have been listed at No. 2 current “Saint of Saints” behind QB and Icon Drew Brees.

Chehardy: Vitter vs. Edwards, maybe Landrieu and Jindal, a GOP drag
Wednesday, 11 March 2015 11:54 Written by

chehardyWith Louisiana’s U.S. Senate race over, it’s time to move on to the next big race, the race for Governor.  The major candidates are Public Service Commissioner Scott Angelle (R), Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne (R), State Representative John Bel Edwards (D), and U.S. Senator David Vitter (R).  While the race is yet to be run, it is certainly David Vitter against the field.  Like Hillary Clinton who is expected to seek the presidency and the favorite to win the democratic nomination, David Vitter is the candidate to beat in the race for Louisiana’s top job.

Crouere: Jindal turned goodwill into good-riddance--and poor performance
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 13:17

Wjindal-wifeell, the reign of Bobby Jindal is coming to an end thankfully. He is weeks away from delivering his final address to the Louisiana Legislature. His speech will undoubtedly focus on his agenda to deal with the state’s horrific fiscal problems. We are facing a $1.6 billion deficit and the options are not very palatable.


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