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Landrieu, Jindal, same-sex marriages and dueling executive orders

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 14:40

It is very rare that a social issue generates as much interest and discourse than that of religious liberty versus gay-rights.

crouere-sabludowsky-punchingAnd what we saw today, talk radio and Google hangouts is indeed a terrific form for such heavy discussion.

Landrieu grandstands on gay rights as New Orleans crime explodes
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 13:22 Written by

Landrieu-re-elected-smallOnce again, a horrific murder has given New Orleans an unwelcome burst of national publicity. This time, it involved the murder of James Bennett, Jr., a Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO) police officer. He was killed early Sunday morning near a dimly lit public housing site that was undergoing construction. Bennett was the first HANO police officer killed in the line of duty in New Orleans, a city that has had public housing developments since 1941.

Carson wins straw poll with 25.4%, Jindal ties 4.1%, will he make cut?
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 12:51 Written by

carsonsby Lou Gherig Burnett, Publisher of Fax-Net

Carson wins SRLC straw poll

    Dr. Ben Carson finished first in the 2015 Southern Republican Leadership Conference (SRLC) straw poll with 25.4% of the votes cast.

Louisiana's Congressional clout plummets with loss of Landrieu; poll results
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 12:41 Written by

cassidyby Lou Gehrig Burnett, Publisher of Fax-Net

Clout takes a big hit

    Poof!  That’s what happened to Louisiana’s clout in Congress when Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu lost her Senate seat to Republican Bill Cassidy.

Tyler Bridges explains "convoluted" tax credit plan passed by Louisiana Senate
Tuesday, 26 May 2015 12:11 Written by

mathIf you're puzzled over the "new math" being taught courtesy to Common Core, you've ain't yet seen nothing.

Bobby Jindal doesn't come cheap, but gets Irish up over same sex marriage
Monday, 25 May 2015 15:36 Written by

jindal-ad-wordsBobby Jindal might not be the most popular politician in Louisiana, the most likely republican or democratic candidate to be elected president, but he is expensive.

Jindal not a cajun crusader, must be joking, cher
Monday, 25 May 2015 14:16 Written by

jindal-inaugby Tom Aswell, publisher of Louisianavoice.com

Some clown from Washington, D.C. who calls himself a political writer traveled to Oklahoma City last week to cover the Southern Republican Leadership Conference and ended up insulting Louisiana Cajuns in a way they have never been insulted.

Billy and Kate Middleton's baby Charlotte is such a real doll, isn't she?
Saturday, 23 May 2015 16:30 Written by

charlotte-doll“Hello, Dolly!  Well, hello, Dolly!  It’s so nice to have you home where you belong....

“You’re lookin’ swell, Dolly.  I can’t tell, Dolly, if you’re really real or just another fakey pong...”

Pew Poll showing unhappy GOP with leadership bad omen for 2016
Friday, 22 May 2015 13:09 Written by

bushesA new Pew Research Center poll shows that America is not happy with the GOP-led Congress. In fact, Americans are downright disgusted as Republican congressional leaders only registered a 22% overall approval rating.

What happened to Jindal's exploratory committee fundraiser church picture?
Friday, 22 May 2015 12:26 Written by

jindal-exploreWhat happened to the Jindal camapign fundraising picture with his standing in a church, with his back partially to us?   

Yesterday, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal sent me (and perhaps you) an email fundraising blast announcing that he and his wife Supriya, continue to think and pray “about whether to run for President. We'll make a final decision sometime in June, once our legislative session is over here in Louisiana”.

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