Letter to the Editor
For decades the political power of the Louisiana State Senate has disproportionately rested with trial attorneys. Term limits and population shifts following Hurricane Katrina are two...
Remapping pits North versus South
Two months ago, congressional reapportionment was settled in the back room of a Chinese restaurant in Washington, D.C.In a dinner meeting there, all but one of the state’s seven U.S. representat...
Decrease in contracts a good first step
BATON ROUGE (CNS)-The big news out of the nation’s capital recently was a Feb. 3 Washington Post story trumpeting the fact that the federal government spent $15 billion less on contracts for outsid...
Letter to Editor
I write to express my dismay at the massive amounts of litter being deposited on our roads by our citizens. I recently picked up two garbage bags of trash, including 23 Walmart plasti...