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    Is John Kennedy Using The U.S. Senate To Beat On JBE And Run For Governor In 2019?

Is John Kennedy Using The U.S. Senate To Beat On JBE And Run For Governor In 2019?

Yesterday, Senator John Kennedy (R-Louisiana) announced his Senate committee assignments. Kennedy was placed on committees that will oversee flood recovery and Obamacare repeal. They’re also prime seats from which to

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    KENNEDY: DHH And Dr. Gee Need To Do Their Jobs

KENNEDY: DHH And Dr. Gee Need To Do Their Jobs

Are you wondering why Louisiana’s budget is such a mess? A big reason is the amount of money taxpayers are spending on Medicaid. Health care is important, but so are

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    The State’s Mainstream Media Is Finally Picking Up On JBE’s Flood-Recovery Problem

The State’s Mainstream Media Is Finally Picking Up On JBE’s Flood-Recovery Problem

At WWL.com is an Associated Press story which begins to describe something we’ve been talking about for months at the Hayride – namely, that flood recovery is becoming a major

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    Kennedy To Edwards: Ban Any Flood Recovery Contracts From Going To Politicians

Kennedy To Edwards: Ban Any Flood Recovery Contracts From Going To Politicians

John Kennedy, Louisiana’s new U.S. Senator, has vowed that he’ll stay very engaged in political affairs back him in the state despite the fact his job is now in Washington,

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    BAYHAM: The 2016 Louisiana Political Winners & Losers

BAYHAM: The 2016 Louisiana Political Winners & Losers

2016 was a consequential year in Louisiana politics for candidates who ran for office and even those whose names weren’t on the ballot. Here’s a breakdown on those who prospered,

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    KENNEDY: We Continue To Have A Spending Problem

KENNEDY: We Continue To Have A Spending Problem

If your car breaks down every Monday, eventually you’re going to do one of two things. You’re going to get a new mechanic or a new car. Louisiana’s state budget

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The Red Bayou Show, Episode 69 – Featuring Pollster John Couvillon

  The Red Bayou Show, Episode 69 – Featuring Pollster John Couvillon

This week the guys go inside the number of the 2016 elections with pollster John Couvillon from JMC enterprises. John

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KENNEDY: Don’t Forget To Search For Unclaimed Property

  KENNEDY: Don’t Forget To Search For Unclaimed Property

As hard as it is to believe, another Christmas is upon us. It’s a joyous time, but it’s also expensive

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JBE’s Letter To Kennedy Defending His Flood Response, Or Lack Thereof, Is Generating Reverberations

  JBE’s Letter To Kennedy Defending His Flood Response, Or Lack Thereof, Is Generating Reverberations

We touched on this in yesterday’s Hither And Yon at some length, and now that the elections are over you can

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HITHER AND YON: Environmental Impact Banks Could Become A National Thing

  HITHER AND YON: Environmental Impact Banks Could Become A National Thing

The Times-Picayune has an article today about a piece of legislation set for President Obama’s signing which might end up

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Election Lessons, Part 1: Senate, LA-4 Blowouts Dispel Myth Of A Purple Louisiana

  Election Lessons, Part 1: Senate, LA-4 Blowouts Dispel Myth Of A Purple Louisiana

The over-under on John Kennedy’s margin of victory over Foster Campbell in the Louisiana Senate race, a victory which was

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The Trafalgar Group Is Out With A Final Poll On The Federal Races: Two Blowouts And A Cliffhanger

  The Trafalgar Group Is Out With A Final Poll On The Federal Races: Two Blowouts And A Cliffhanger

As you might imagine, it’s the dirty race that’s the cliffhanger. From the press release on the poll… A new

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It Would Be A Surprise If Saturday’s Senate Race Isn’t Called Almost Immediately

  It Would Be A Surprise If Saturday’s Senate Race Isn’t Called Almost Immediately

There hasn’t really been a whole lot of coverage regarding the statewide Senate race here in Louisiana. Given it’s a

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It’s Official, And Here Are The Details Of The Friday Trump Visit To Baton Rouge

  It’s Official, And Here Are The Details Of The Friday Trump Visit To Baton Rouge

Courtesy of the Louisiana GOP… President-Elect Donald J. Trump will be in Baton Rouge on Friday to headline a get-out-the-vote

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BAYHAM: Foster Campbell Sure Is Rich

  BAYHAM: Foster Campbell Sure Is Rich

Foster Campbell is questioning John Kennedy’s conservative credentials and his altruism as a candidate? Really. Campbell is the same candidate

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Trump’s Coming To Baton Rouge On Friday To Support Kennedy And White

  Trump’s Coming To Baton Rouge On Friday To Support Kennedy And White

So says WBRZ-TV… President-elect Donald Trump is expected in Baton Rouge Friday afternoon, multiple sources told WBRZ Tuesday. Sources spoke

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HITHER AND YON: The Early Vote Is A Killer For Foster Campbell’s Hopes

  HITHER AND YON: The Early Vote Is A Killer For Foster Campbell’s Hopes

Last year in the gubernatorial runoff John Bel Edwards used to win a resounding victory over the badly-damaged campaign of

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VIDEO: And Now For The Most Bizarre Campaign Ad Of The 2016 Election Cycle In Louisiana…

  VIDEO: And Now For The Most Bizarre Campaign Ad Of The 2016 Election Cycle In Louisiana…

…which is the PAC ad supporting Foster Campbell which has just dropped attacking John Kennedy from the right on abortion.

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HITHER AND YON: They’re Trying To Raise Your Taxes Again

  HITHER AND YON: They’re Trying To Raise Your Taxes Again

In what should be the least surprising story of the year, Louisiana’s Secretary of Transportation and Development Shawn Wilson said

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