The lone statewide incumbent who had not qualified for re-election on the first day of sign-ups was Treasurer John Schroder. He remedied...
"These jobs don't come with training wheels." -- Mike Strain
(Editor's Note: With qualifying for the 2019 state elections commencing in two weeks, we've received numerous requests to republish this Rispone backgrounder,...
"Just wait 'til I'm governor." - Eddie Rispone
Louisiana has a long and sordid history of embracing politicians who bend – and sometimes even break...
“Everything about this storm is just different than what we typically deal with.” - Gov. John Bel Edwards
"I hope when you put your head on your pillow at night, you realize the positive effect you have on people -- today, and for the future." -- Gov. John Bel Edwards
Freeman vs Freeman feud headed to court and fall ballot
In Act 1, Sue Lincoln returns to the Bayou Brief with a poignant personal letter about the support she received from an unlikely acquaintance. And in Act 2, she takes that advice to call out a billionaire who has been spilling much more than opinions on education policy.
“A contractor who doesn’t do it right can bid lower than those who do.” – Louisiana Legislative Auditor Daryl Purpera