Politics and Politicians post archive: Page 9

Opinion | A Committee of Vultures

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.

Unmasking the Motives

“Should we not have driven Volkswagens in the 60s, if we held to concept that they were ordered, designed and manufactured by Adolph Hitler? I don’t think so.” – Calcasieu Parish DA John DeRosier

Halftime Report

“It’s not a matter of being ‘for’ or ‘against’. It’s the system we have. We have to keep it.” — Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne