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Lt. Gov says citizen crowd blocked bill
Despite barely beating a midnight deadline, hundreds of jeering protesters helped stop Texas lawmakers from passing one of the toughest abortion measures in the country. As the protesters raised th...
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Why Jindal needs to run against Landrieu
 Gov. Bobby Jindal started his 64-parish tour with a perfectly sensible statement: “The people of Louisiana shouldn’t have to come to Baton Rouge to see their governor.” Many legislators would agre...
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Museum will attract tourists
Natchitoches has become one of the state’s leading destinations for visitors because of its rich history and numerous and diverse attractions, but the formal opening this weekend of the Louisiana S...
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Louisiana ranks second lowest in college graduates
The University of Louisiana System, comprised of nine schools including Northwestern, has launched an innovative and much-needed program designed to provide opportunities for individuals that left ...
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A retreat would do Republicans good
When I attended Catholic High in the ‘60s, the senior class each spring loaded onto buses and went off to a three-day retreat at Manresa House, which still operates today in its antebellum setting ...
Jun 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislators cooperate, confront to balance budget
LaPolitics Notebook By John Maginnis & Jeremy Alford With a new bipartisan alliance in the House working to change the way the state budget is written, and with the moderating influence of the Sena...
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Drivers speed despite risks
Dear Editor: You don't need a radar speed gun to confirm that many drivers on our highways are exceeding the speed limit. All you have to do is drive at the speed limit on an interstate and watch a...
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GOP sees red, loses temper over Hawk-Democrat union
LaPolitics Notebook By John Maginnis & Jeremy Alford The odd alliance with the GOP faction of Fiscal Hawks gave new relevance and clout to Democrats, to the chagrin of Republicans. The cross-party ...
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Gambling weathering bad economy to boster state income
New reports from the American Gaming Association show that casino gambling continues to bolster the Louisiana economy, which would take a huge hit if efforts to legalize riverboat and land based ca...
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Legislators bog down on simple smoking issue
Louisiana legislators missed an opportunity during this year’s session to make the state a little healthier and more pleasant for non-smokers when they failed to embrace a proposal to prohibit smok...
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