As we enter the next special session, Louisiana legislators have one easy way to ensure success. The votes are there, but the courage may not be.
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With only one year left before he is term-limited from office, State Sen. Martiny calls out his fellow Republicans and reveals that Americans for Prosperity engages in activities that many would consider unethical and potentially extortionist.
“It is a sad day for the state of Louisiana,” the governor said. “You saw a minority in the House put politics over people.”
The right-wing think tank published the methodology of its “study” claiming that solving Louisiana’s fiscal cliff would hurt the state’s economy.
We ran state government on the fumes generated by talking points for most of the past decade. It bankrupted us. Now it’s time we learn some simple economics and basic arithmetic.
The retired Lt. Colonel becomes the House Majority Whip’s third announced opponent.
Louisiana elected officials who block critics on social media may be unconstitutionally restraining free speech and violating state public records laws.
There is no evidence of “widespread fraud” among Medicaid beneficiaries, but there’s now ample proof of a coordinated effort to distort the facts and deceive the public.
Hewitt owes the people of Louisiana and Daryl Purpera an apology for receiving taxpayer funding as a legislator and defrauding taxpayers by lying about the public record.
Newly-elected State Treasurer John Schroder campaigned for a job he never fully understood, and as he demonstrated in a recent state bond commission meeting, his ignorance isn’t just embarrassing; it’s bad for business.