There is a special irony to Whittington’s manufactured outrage. His decision hurts Dallas Hixson, a fellow Louisiana Republican and prominent donor, the most.
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No candidate for any elected office has ever spent as much per voter in modern Louisiana history.
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.
Peter Athas is uninspired by the first-string candidates in New Orleans’ mayoral race.
One thing is for certain: Russel Honore does not mind telling you why he’s totally unimpressed, even if it means boot-stomping all over the self-aggrandizing talking points offered by city, county, and state elected officials on both sides of the political aisle.
Young People have the power to change the New Orleans political system.
Democrats desperately need a new generation of leadership, and Jason Kander may be one of the best in the country to help motivate, recruit, and develop a bench.
In Louisiana, the oil and gas industry sells two products: Energy and fear.
How a racist teenager at LSU became the most influential white nationalist in the country and nearly the most powerful man in Louisiana.
New Orleans politics is always interesting and entertaining, even when it’s appalling.