Despite the political influence of the gun industry in Louisiana, with almost any legislator or Louisiana politician wanting public office, the gun industry's impact and the state's dependency is relatively insignificant compared to some other states.
The White House, in advance of the full court press to gather public support for his gun control executive order has issued a "Fact Sheet" explaining how these new actions would "reduce violence and make our communities safer.
President Barack Obama opened up the gun control debate for Election Year 2016 with an executive order intended to reduce gun violence in the United States.
My home phone rang around 9:00 pm. It was my wife Gladys who was in New York with grandkids. “Turn on CNN. They are reporting a mass shooting at the Grand movie theater in Lafayette. Apparently, several people were killed.”
Destroy Obamacare. Stop President Barack Obama’s “illegal” executive amnesty. Obliterate efforts to control gun ownership and the thwarting of the second amendment;
Welcome to 2015!
The plethora of 2014 elections are still on the political horizon in Louisiana, but already the elections set for 2015 are nudging their way into the political spectrum.
Once again, the nation is mourning the death of innocent Americans in a senseless shooting rampage.
Dueling polls give a conflicting picture on how Louisianans react to expanded gun control. But the real story emerging is how Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu’s chances at reelection are dwindling to nothing.
Will Wednesday’s gun control vote in the U.S. Senate be the death-knell for senior Louisiana Senator Mary Landrieu, a democrat from New Orleans?
Could the fate of Mary Landrieu ‘s vote on gun control legislation shoot down her chances of remaining the senior Senator from Louisiana?