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Rodney Alexander can expand political base in new job
Retiring Congressman Rodney Alexander’s name has been tossed into the mix for Louisiana’s 2015 governor’s race, and that could dramatically change the dynamics of a campaign that has begun to simme...
Aug 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Attorney general hospitalized after wreck
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Attorney General James "Buddy" Caldwell was hospitalized Wednesday after his vehicle veered off a highway in Madison Parish and struck a tree. Louisiana State Poli...
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Treasurer Kennedy Targets: Large and Small
On the same day that Treasurer John Kennedy said he was “very, very seriously” considering running for governor, he also announced his new political offensive which demonstrates, once again, how ve...
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Massive pollution during wake of hurricanes unacceptable
The loss of $15 million in taxpayer money for ice that was not used might not have been the most expensive incident of neglect that Louisiana faced as Hurricane Issac roared across the Gulf Coast l...
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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$15 million melted away in wake of Hurricane Isaac
A report showing that state emergency management officials allowed $15 million worth of ice to melt in the wake of Hurricane Isaac last year reflects both progress and continuing problems in Louisi...
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Child services agency receives $8 million incentive
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The state Department of Children & Family Services received about $8 million in federal money to improve child support collections as part of a federal Child Support Enforce...
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Poll says Landrieu still ahead of Republicans
A little more than half of Louisiana voters that responded to a recent poll on next year’s campaign for the U.S. Senate seat held by Sen. Mary Landrieu indicated that another candidate should be gi...
Aug 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reassignment-appointment triggers fall election
Last week’s announced retirement of Congressman Rodney Alexander, R-Quitman, presumably slated for 2014, was, within 24 hours, transformed into a planned resignation for Sept. 26, with a special el...
Aug 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the Editor
Dear Editor: A few years ago we joined an RV-ing group. The more we go out into the outdoors the more of a Natchitoches connection there seems to be. Our last outing was to the little community of ...
Aug 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Louisiana will miss leadership of Rodney Alexander in Congress
U.S. Rep. Rodney Alexander’s resignation from Congress next month will continue the dramatic decline in Louisiana’s influence in Congress over the past three decades and diminish the limited spirit...
Aug 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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