In recognition of Women’s History month, The Bayou Brief features a multi-part series on the career of former three-term U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, arguably the most accomplished woman in Louisiana political history.
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A brief history of another one of Stormy Daniels’s brief affairs.
Race-baiting, fraudulent mailers, manufactured outrage, and a controversial District Attorney were the hallmarks of another historic mayoral election in New Orleans.
This is the story of how Louisiana’s retiring senior U.S. Senator might have become the third Long to be governor in only 60 years.
How a racist teenager at LSU became the most influential white nationalist in the country and nearly the most powerful man in Louisiana.
It’s shaping up to be a strange year in American politics. But for the state of Louisiana, 1972 was a year whose tumult gives the chaos of 2017 a run for its money.