“Oh what a tangled web we weave, when first we practice to deceive.” – Sir Walter Scott
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After American journalists were murdered in their newsroom, a well-known Louisiana Twitter account taunted The Times-Picayune.
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.
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.
“Shocking and saddening.” Federal funding from HUD is now in jeopardy, while the Louisiana Attorney General continues to use taxpayer money on self-promotion.
During the past 20 years, a small group of anti-government ideologues has transformed state politics by preaching fiscal responsibility. Quietly, they’ve also collected billions in tax breaks, incentives, and government contracts. Part one of an ongoing series.
There’s one question no reporter has yet to ask Stormy Daniels.