Capitol Brief post archive

The Merchant of Vengeance

“If you prick us, do we not bleed?
If you poison us, do we not die?
And if you wrong us, shall we not revenge?”
Act 3, Scene 1

Jeff Landry Has Something To Hide

Recently, a conservative judge didn’t buy Jeff Landry’s defense that state public records laws only apply to state residents. However, the judge awarded the plaintiff nothing except legal fees.

The Bayou Brief attended the court hearing and then obtained a trove of documents that tell the full story.

Happily Ever After — For Most

“The people of our great state are not going to wake up tomorrow morning finding the Legislature waved some magic wand and all of our problems have gone away. But they’re going to wake up to a state that is poised for real long-term success.” – Gov. John Bel Edwards