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34 min ago | Merced Sun-Star

Jay Ambrose: Watch out for Bobby Jindali 1 2

Bobby Jindal once gave a speech disturbing TV entertainer-commentator Jon Stewart to the point of satiric torture, which is to say, the speech wasn't just a little awful, but laughably awful.

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1 hr ago | WWL-TV New Orleans

Suspect in Bourbon Street shooting to appear in court; 2nd suspect sought

One of the suspects in last month's Bourbon Street shooting that killed one person and injured nine others will appear in court Wednesday.

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3 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute

Common Core Testing Groups Won't Let Some States Go

It's been almost a year since Indiana and Pennsylvania officially withdrew from national Common Core tests, but testing organization still lists the two states as members on its Web site.

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7 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Man on a mission to honor Vietnam vets

There are not many people who know why September 19 is significant, but a Baton Rouge man is focused on making people aware.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WWL-TV New Orleans

Tainted Legacy: Money from oil and gas industry flowing into state capitol

From the major multinational oil companies to small independent operators, rivers of campaign contributions have flowed to the state capitol.

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Related Topix: Oil & Gas, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Robert, LA, Baton Rouge, LA

Switched

Bobby Jindal Sued By His Allies Over Common Core

Two years ago, Jindal visited a charter school operated by the Choice Foundation, a nonprofit organization that manages a chain of charter schools in Louisiana.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Non-Profit, Standardized Testing, Education

BayouBuzz.com

Parents sue Jindal on test ban

A group led by parents and others filed a lawsuit Tuesday morning that accuses Gov. Bobby Jindal of illegally trying to derail Common Core and the exams that go with it.

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The News-Star

Suit challenges Jindal's actions in test interference

A group of teachers, parents and a charter school management organization filed suit on Tuesday arguing that Gov. Bobby Jindal's interference in the Department of Education's testing is illegal and unconstitutional.

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KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Bond set for mother accused of killing daughter.

There were no major injuries reported Tuesday after a large traffic pole fell on a vehicle at the intersection of La.

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KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Groundbreaking held for new fire station in Ward 6

There were no major injuries reported Tuesday after a large traffic pole fell on a vehicle at the intersection of La.

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KPLC-TV Lake Charles

77-year-old questioned, defended as true Marine after NFL player takes his photo

Bolden's cousin said the 77-year-old has health problems and that may be the reason his hard-earned medals are being called into question.

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The Advocate

Stephanie Grace: A tale of two governors

The politician who's captured the imagination of at least some out-of-state junkies is governor-turned-inmate-turned-congressional candidate Edwin Edwards - who, unlike a certain current occupant of the office, has a knack for attracting attention without having to wave his arms and shout, "Over here!" Just this month, Edwards has snagged three ... (more)

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Best of New Orleans

Quote of the week: Edwin Edwards

"I'm the shady politician, right? But what happens when [Gov. Bobby ] Jindal turns down billions of federal money for Medicaid - to help people in need, a program that could mean as much as 17,000 jobs! - just because he doesn't want to be seen as taking anything from [President Barack ] Obama , which is going to hurt him with the right-wingers? ... (more)

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Best of New Orleans

Quote of the Week: Zeke J. Miller

"'This is not an accent, by the way,' he says in his thick Cajun drawl, drawing a laugh from the 500 or so attendees at the Boots & Jeans, BBQ & Beans event.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

John Bel Edwards says he would fund higher education, accept Medicaid expansion

The Board of Directors of Margaritaville Casino said they have been unable to put together a deal to build a hotel, and that means Margaritaville can't compete in the Biloxi market.

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The Advocate

Advocate staff file photo by Bill Feig -- Aerial of the new State Capitol building and grounds.

Seventeen state lawmakers filed a lawsuit Monday afternoon that challenges the way the state adopted the Common Core academic standards.

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Q93

Group Of La. Lawmakers File Lawsuit Against Common Core

Seventeen state lawmakers are heading to court to try to stop Louisiana's use of the Common Core education standards in public schools.

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The News-Star

Geymann leads lawsuit challenging Common Core adoption

A group of state lawmakers who have been urging Gov. Bobby Jindal to get the state out of Common Core State Standards has filed a lawsuit challenging the way the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Department of Education adopted the standards.

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WBRZ

Edwards: If elected, state budget would be focus

The lone Democrat to announce he's running for governor, state Rep. John Bel Edwards, says Louisiana's next leader will need to focus on stabilizing the state's finances.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Emergency repair work begins on washed-out road on Southern campus

Emergency repairs are underway on EC Harrison Drive on the Southern University campus.

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