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    Someone Should Ask JBE Why This Story Isn’t Being Written About Louisiana

Someone Should Ask JBE Why This Story Isn’t Being Written About Louisiana

From Fuelfix.com… Dow Chemical said Tuesday it completed the massive ethane cracker plant in Freeport that’s the “crown jewel” of its more than $6 billion expansion along the Gulf Coast,

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    Here’s The Letter Which Got Larry Bankston Appointed To Make Decisions About Flood Recovery Contracts

Here’s The Letter Which Got Larry Bankston Appointed To Make Decisions About Flood Recovery Contracts

If you’ve read our coverage of the burgeoning disaster that is the Edwards administration’s flood recovery program, and specifically the debacle surrounding the Office of Community Development’s potential attempts at

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    The JBE Flood Recovery Contract Debacle Continues To Deepen, And Now Kennedy Has Weighed In

The JBE Flood Recovery Contract Debacle Continues To Deepen, And Now Kennedy Has Weighed In

Here’s a monster press release on a subject our readers have a growing familiarity with… U.S. Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) issued the following statement today on the state’s selection of

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    Say, John Bel…Where’s Your Tax Plan?

Say, John Bel…Where’s Your Tax Plan?

We were supposed to see a big reveal today of our governor’s well-supported and totally legitimate tax reform proposals. Edwards was supposed to unveil them at the Baton Rouge Press

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    OOPS: Edwards Calls Gender Pay Gap “Outrage,” But Pays Women $12,000 Less Than Men

OOPS: Edwards Calls Gender Pay Gap “Outrage,” But Pays Women $12,000 Less Than Men

John Bel Edwards wants everyone to know that the gender pay gap in state salaries is atrocious. He called it an outrage. He even held a summit about it, which

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    WAGUESPACK: Here We Go Again

WAGUESPACK: Here We Go Again

Here we go again. In just a few weeks, the Legislature will be back in session. It has only been a month or so since they met and addressed the

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Are We Beginning To See Wholesale Corruption Within JBE’s Flood Recovery Contracts?

  Are We Beginning To See Wholesale Corruption Within JBE’s Flood Recovery Contracts?

It’s possible. Here was a statement on Facebook by Baton Rouge’s congressman Garret Graves last week after news broke that

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JBE Hypocritically Takes Credit For Bobby Jindal’s Economic Development

  JBE Hypocritically Takes Credit For Bobby Jindal’s Economic Development

Today, Governor John Bel Edwards was in Ruston touring the Monster Moto factory. .@LouisianaGov Looks like the Monster Moto mini

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APPEL: It’s Hard To See Much “Reform” In JBE’s Tax-Reform Plans

  APPEL: It’s Hard To See Much “Reform” In JBE’s Tax-Reform Plans

The Governor’s number one goal for this session is “tax reform.” I agree that it is a long overdue concept.

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Then There Is JBE’s Other Tax Increase Idea

  Then There Is JBE’s Other Tax Increase Idea

We already discussed, last week, the $500-700 million gasoline tax hike idea which is supposed to fund road improvements through

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AUDIO: Seabaugh Says When JBE Says “Tax Reform” He Means “Tax Increase”

  AUDIO: Seabaugh Says When JBE Says “Tax Reform” He Means “Tax Increase”

This is from KEEL, 710 AM in Shreveport, yesterday, and it’s Republican state representative Alan Seabaugh of Shreveport reacting to

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VIDEO: Americans For Prosperity-Louisiana Responds To This Gas Tax Hike Business

  VIDEO: Americans For Prosperity-Louisiana Responds To This Gas Tax Hike Business

We get the impression that this will be a massive political dud and that it will die quickly in the

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Is Steve Carter A Sucker? Can He Be Cleaned Out At The Card Table?

  Is Steve Carter A Sucker? Can He Be Cleaned Out At The Card Table?

We’re asking, because one might come to that impression based on the bill he’s considering filing for the upcoming legislative

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UPDATED: Mike Edmonson Is Out

  UPDATED: Mike Edmonson Is Out

Editor’s Note: An update, with the joint statement by the governor and Edmonson, is at the bottom of this post.

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John Bel Panics, Begs Congress To Keep Obamacare Medicaid Expansion

  John Bel Panics, Begs Congress To Keep Obamacare Medicaid Expansion

It’s almost like we were right in saying it was stupid to take that money. Hmmmmm. Isn’t this interesting? Gov.

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Radio Talk Show Blasts The John Bel Edwards Jailbreak Agenda

  Radio Talk Show Blasts The John Bel Edwards Jailbreak Agenda

A radio talk host on 710 KEEL in Shreveport blasted the John Bel Edwards jailbreak agenda earlier today. “Should we

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Are We Seeing The End Of The Mike Edmonson Era Atop The Louisiana State Police?

  Are We Seeing The End Of The Mike Edmonson Era Atop The Louisiana State Police?

It’s possible. Edmonson, who has been the LSP’s superintendent since January of 2008, had what’s described as a “regularly-scheduled” meeting

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John Bel Edwards Seems To Be Proving He Isn’t Much Of A Lawyer…

  John Bel Edwards Seems To Be Proving He Isn’t Much Of A Lawyer…

…and one wonders if he knows what he’s doing. At issue here was Edwards’ attempt to require protected status for

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What Does JBE Think Of One Of His Major Supporters Dressing Up In Blackface?

  What Does JBE Think Of One Of His Major Supporters Dressing Up In Blackface?

On Monday, Scott broke the story of Robbie Gatti, who is the brother of State Senator Ryan Gatti, appearing in

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