Letter to the Editor
Hooray! Hooray! J.T. really laid it on the line regarding the city’s newest scheme to save the town’s “White Elephant,” the events center. The only problem is, as J.T. and others have ...
Follow the money
BATON ROUGE (CNS)-Deep Throat , during the cloak and dagger pursuit of the Watergate story by Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein, at one point advised Woodward to “follow th...
One of the most significant pieces of legislation in the current session for Louisiana’s future in Gov. Bobby Jindal’s proposal to provide $73 million for completion of Interstate 49 north from Shr...
No cup of coffee
A proposal by Rep. Walker Hines of New Orleans to prohibit lobbyists from spending any money at all on meals or receptions for legislators would be a radical extension of existing ethics laws, and ...
An Advance Apology
Excuse me if I try to kill you this week. I am quitting smoking and I am announcing this publicly so no one will give me cigarettes. However, I am at a point of great ambivalence. I have realized, ...