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    VIDEO: Democrat State Rep Barbara Norton Attacks Declaration Of Independence On House Floor

VIDEO: Democrat State Rep Barbara Norton Attacks Declaration Of Independence On House Floor

HB 1035, a bill by Rep. Valarie Hodges that would have mandated that schoolchildren in Louisiana be taught the Declaration of Independence, sailed through the House Education Committee with a

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    COLLUSION TO KILL THE BILL? What Went On Behind The Scenes To KILL Ban On Louisiana Sanctuary Cities

COLLUSION TO KILL THE BILL? What Went On Behind The Scenes To KILL Ban On Louisiana Sanctuary Cities

After the shocking defeat of legislation which would have outlawed sanctuary cities like New Orleans and Lafayette Parish in the state, rumors are circulating about backroom deals that could’ve killed the

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    John Bel Edwards Asks The Senate To Make It Easier To Raise Taxes This Summer

John Bel Edwards Asks The Senate To Make It Easier To Raise Taxes This Summer

Today, Governor John Bel Edwards sent Commissioner of Administration Jay “Ephialtes” Dardenne up to the capitol. Dardenne formally asked the Senate to eliminate the budget changes agreed to by the

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    JOHNSON: I’m At War With The Governor, It Seems

JOHNSON: I’m At War With The Governor, It Seems

Editor’s Note: A guest post from state Rep. Mike Johnson (R-Bossier City)… Yesterday, the governor issued a news release in which used taxpayer resources to personally attack me and intentionally

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    HB 105, Which Would Have Given Jeff Landry Budget Independence From Edwards, Went Down Yesterday…

HB 105, Which Would Have Given Jeff Landry Budget Independence From Edwards, Went Down Yesterday…

…it was killed in the Senate Finance Committee, which is chaired by a Democrat, Eric LaFleur, though it has a Republican majority. Allegedly. One of the Senators who went after

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    The Red Bayou Show, Episode 46 – Featuring Mike The Tiger And John Fleming

The Red Bayou Show, Episode 46 – Featuring Mike The Tiger And John Fleming

This week, Scott McKay and Brian Haldane talk to two different guests. First, Ginger Guttner, Public Relations Director for LSU’s School of Veterinary Medicine talks about Mike the Tiger’s cancer

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EXCLUSIVE: Days After Lee Circle Removal Postponed, Anti-Monuments Activists Vandalize Monument

  EXCLUSIVE: Days After Lee Circle Removal Postponed, Anti-Monuments Activists Vandalize Monument

Just two days after the Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s administration announced further delays to remove Lee Circle and three other historical

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It’s Time For Republican Legislators To Start Openly Considering Dumping The TOPS Program

  It’s Time For Republican Legislators To Start Openly Considering Dumping The TOPS Program

I’m not saying that because I think dumping TOPS is a good idea. If I was in charge of higher

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APPEL: Gov. Edwards’ Budget Task Force Gives Him News He Won’t Like

  APPEL: Gov. Edwards’ Budget Task Force Gives Him News He Won’t Like

“…the Task Force believes that one structural change in the Louisiana budgetary model should be to live within long-term and

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PETA Wants LSU To Stop Using Live Tiger Mascots. Here’s Why PETA Should Go Pound Sand

  PETA Wants LSU To Stop Using Live Tiger Mascots. Here’s Why PETA Should Go Pound Sand

LSU is saying they will replace Mike VI and get another live tiger to use as a mascot for the

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JOHNSON: A Rough Day At The Louisiana Senate

  JOHNSON: A Rough Day At The Louisiana Senate

Editor’s Note: A guest post by State Rep. Mike Johnson (R-Bossier City)… After a valiant effort, we lost two important

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BREAKING: Sanctuary Cities Ban Gutted And KILLED By Republican Lawmaker Who’s Allied With Newell Normand

  BREAKING: Sanctuary Cities Ban Gutted And KILLED By Republican Lawmaker Who’s Allied With Newell Normand

Legislation that would have banned sanctuary cities, which are cities that harbor illegal immigrants against federal law, across the state

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Mitch Landrieu Spox Blames ‘Violence And Threats’ For Monument Removal Delay, Ignores The Facts

  Mitch Landrieu Spox Blames ‘Violence And Threats’ For Monument Removal Delay, Ignores The Facts

After the removal of four Confederate monuments in the city of New Orleans was further delayed, a spokesman for Mayor

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Why Is The Louisiana Legislature Expanding Instead Of Eliminating Hate Crime Laws?

  Why Is The Louisiana Legislature Expanding Instead Of Eliminating Hate Crime Laws?

In George Orwell’s classic novel 1984, thoughtcrime are thoughts not approved by The Party. In modern America we have the same concept called

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HITHER AND YON: Mike The Tiger’s Got The Cancer

  HITHER AND YON: Mike The Tiger’s Got The Cancer

Lousy news. We blame F. King Alexander. LSU’s live tiger mascot, Mike VI, has been diagnosed with a spindle cell

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WAGUESPACK: The Other Side Of The Story

  WAGUESPACK: The Other Side Of The Story

These are challenging times for many in Louisiana, including our employers. The state budget deficit has dominated the headlines for

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Has Bob Mann Forgotten About The Fiscal Hawks?

  Has Bob Mann Forgotten About The Fiscal Hawks?

Today, Bob Mann at the Times-Picayune wrote an op-ed trying to attack Republicans for being hypocrites. His charge is that

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Kenny Havard’s Constituent Rod Dreher Takes His Side In An Advocate Op-Ed

  Kenny Havard’s Constituent Rod Dreher Takes His Side In An Advocate Op-Ed

First off, I’ve got an American Spectator column up this morning on the Kenny Havard mess. Here’s a taste… The

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Surprisingly, John Bel Edwards Just Did Something Right For A Change

  Surprisingly, John Bel Edwards Just Did Something Right For A Change

Savor this moment; it won’t often be repeated. Louisiana will become the sixth state to make women wait three days

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