Lamar White, Jr.

Lamar White, Jr.
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Lamar is the publisher and founder of the Bayou Brief; a native of Alexandria, Louisiana; a graduate of Alexandria Senior High School, Rice University in Houston, and SMU’s Dedman School of Law in Dallas, and an award-winning muckraker. He was the last person Andrew Breitbart ever insulted (and apologized to), and he’s responsible for breaking a series of national news stories about racism and political corruption in Texas, Mississippi, and his beloved Louisiana. He lives in Gert Town in New Orleans along with his vicious golden retrievers, Lucy Ana and Ruby Bridges.

Watch Sen. John N. Kennedy eviscerate Trump judicial nominee

The video, first posted by his colleague Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, quickly went viral.

Exclusive: The Prologue to Former LA Gov. Buddy Roemer’s Book, Scopena: A Memoir of...

In the prologue to his compelling and evocative new memoir, former Louisiana Gov. Roemer candidly opens up about how his life has changed since suffering a stroke three years ago and why he was inspired to share the stories of his childhood home in south Bossier Parish.

“The most underrated governor in Louisiana history.”

In an exclusive, former Gov. Edwin Edwards, former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, James Carville, Donna Brazile, New Orleans Mayor-elect LaToya Cantrell, senior members of former Gov. Kathleen Blanco's administration, and some of the state's most well-known political advisers and elected officials respond to the heartbreaking news that Blanco is now fighting for her life against an incurable form of liver cancer.

An exclusive interview with Louisiana’s Donna Brazile

In an extended interview, Donna Brazile talks about her faith in the future of Louisiana, about the Alabama senate race, about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, and about some of the internal decisions made by the Clinton campaign that may have cost the Democratic nominee the election, which she details in "Hacks," her controversial new memoir.

In 2012, Jeff Landry was accused of illegally using taxpayer money to promote his...

Five years ago, then-Congressman Landry was accused of illegally using public money to promote his campaign, and it landed him on the cover of Lafayette's most popular monthly news publication.

For more than 40 years, Joe Traigle was one of Baton Rouge’s most prominent...

For the last two and a half years, Traigle has been living in Charlotte, North Carolina. A man who once seemed to be everywhere in Baton Rouge suddenly vanished and, until now, hasn't spoken to anyone in the Louisiana media.

The Extra Mile: Jeff Landry charges taxpayers for his drive to work

If Jeff Landry wants Louisiana to believe his decision to investigate New Orleans Mayor-elect Cantrell's spending is credible and based on a legitimate concern for the public's interest, then he should first account for his own.

SuperPAC created to support Jeff Landry is now supporting alleged child molester Roy Moore

John Mathis, a Louisiana Republican political operative with close ties to Jeff Landry, Garret Graves, Rob Maness, and John Kennedy, has a new mission: Helping to elect the alleged child molester in Alabama.

The true story of how a Hollywood actor, the US military, and an Alexandria...

For 74 years, a full-length movie, shot in color, had been hidden away in the library of First United Methodist Church in Alexandria, uncovered only once during the mid-1980s and then lost again, until now.

The Lost Bayou Ramblers Reinvent and Reclaim the Music of Acadiana

An exclusive interview with Louis Michot, the lead singer and fiddle player for the Lost Bayou Ramblers, who, earlier this week, were nominated for their second Grammy Award.