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    SADOW: Schedler’s All Wet On Those AFP Vote-Shaming Postcards

SADOW: Schedler’s All Wet On Those AFP Vote-Shaming Postcards

Louisiana’s Sec. of State Tom Schedler seems all out of whack about a constitutional exercise, for reasons that don’t appear obvious or even fathomable, as the first phase of the

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    Meet New Orleans’ Nanny-State Councilwoman Who Wants To Run Your Life: LaToya Cantrell

Meet New Orleans’ Nanny-State Councilwoman Who Wants To Run Your Life: LaToya Cantrell

In contemporary times, smoking cigarettes is looked down upon, that is, unless you are in the city of New Orleans at a bar or in the French Quarter. But, allowing

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    Levee Breach Lawsuit Illustrates Class Action Racket

Levee Breach Lawsuit Illustrates Class Action Racket

Class actions are in a class by themselves when it comes to generating multimillion dollar fees for lawyers.  Unfortunately, this is nothing new.  But the $20 million settlement recently announced

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    Jindal Administration Announces Mid-Year Budget Cuts

Jindal Administration Announces Mid-Year Budget Cuts

From a press release just in, the Division of Administration is announcing $171 million in budget cuts to address the budget shortfall brought on by the falling price of oil…

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    It’s About Time For The Buddy Caldwell-Elvis Video With Mary Landrieu, No?

It’s About Time For The Buddy Caldwell-Elvis Video With Mary Landrieu, No?

We got a runoff election, and Mary Landrieu’s gonna get a political dirtnap in not too long, and comin’ up fast behind it is next year’s statewide cycle. So you

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    KENNEDY: Louisiana Needs To Stop Its Deficit Spending

KENNEDY: Louisiana Needs To Stop Its Deficit Spending

The evidence is overwhelming that Louisiana continues to spend more taxpayer money than it takes in. We have had six years of mid-year budget cuts out of the last seven.

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SADOW: Tyler In Control Of Off-Script Shreveport Mayoral Race

  SADOW: Tyler In Control Of Off-Script Shreveport Mayoral Race

Most remarkably, to date the 2014 Shreveport’s mayor race has refused to play to form, but it probably will do

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SADOW: Obamacare’s Havoc On Substitute Teachers

  SADOW: Obamacare’s Havoc On Substitute Teachers

Like herpes, the Patient Protection and (Un)Affordable Care Act, known derisively as “Obamacare,” is the gift that keeps on giving,

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Remember Landrieu’s Report On Illegal Private Jet Flights? Well, It’s Gone

  Remember Landrieu’s Report On Illegal Private Jet Flights? Well, It’s Gone

Back in August, it was exposed that Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA) had broken federal law 43 times since 2002 by charging taxpayers for

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What Do Jonathan Gruber And Mary Landrieu Have In Common?

  What Do Jonathan Gruber And Mary Landrieu Have In Common?

So what exactly do Obamacare Architect Jonathan Gruber and Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-LA) have in common? Let’s find out. By

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SADOW: It’s More Important Not To Run A Deficit Than To Build New Roads

  SADOW: It’s More Important Not To Run A Deficit Than To Build New Roads

Drowned out in elections hoopla was the annual fall exercise of members of the Louisiana Legislature’s transportation committees hitting the

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SADOW: The St. George Story Shows We Need Incorporation Reform In Next Year’s Session

  SADOW: The St. George Story Shows We Need Incorporation Reform In Next Year’s Session

With the incorporation petition for the proposed municipality of St. George undergoing vetting for validity, that very process plagued with

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Sarah Palin And Phil Robertson To Rally For Bill Cassidy

  Sarah Palin And Phil Robertson To Rally For Bill Cassidy

Though former Governor and conservative activist Sarah Palin once stumped for Col. Rob Maness in the Louisiana Senate race, she

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SADOW: We’ve Probably Seen The High-Water Mark For Rob Maness

  SADOW: We’ve Probably Seen The High-Water Mark For Rob Maness

Defeated Republican Senate candidate Rob Maness apparently on his terms endorsed Rep. Bill Cassidy for that office. Which leads to

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SADOW: UNO’s Political Science PhD Program Is Worth Keeping

  SADOW: UNO’s Political Science PhD Program Is Worth Keeping

We interrupt an important election season and therefore also a steadily-building backlog of local and state policy issues that deserve

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SADOW: Still More Tax Votes Coming For Shreveporters

  SADOW: Still More Tax Votes Coming For Shreveporters

OK, the good news is Shreveport got through 15 ballot items in recent conducted election, including one that would have

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BOOM! Watch The LAGOP Obliterate LA Dems On Twitter

  BOOM! Watch The LAGOP Obliterate LA Dems On Twitter

By now, you’ve probably seen what a success the Republican Unity Rally was today for Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA), who

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Duck Dynasty Cousin Endorses Ralph Abraham In 5th District Race

  Duck Dynasty Cousin Endorses Ralph Abraham In 5th District Race

As Republican Ralph Abraham and Democrat Jamie Mayo head into the December run-off election for the 5th Congressional District, the

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ABBOTT: Louisiana’s Paid Media Fail Completely On Landrieu’s ‘Where Was Bill?’ Disaster

  ABBOTT: Louisiana’s Paid Media Fail Completely On Landrieu’s ‘Where Was Bill?’ Disaster

The big news yesterday in the blogosphere and on social media was Mary Landrieu’s epic fail with the rollout of

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