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1 hr ago | The Times

Gov. Bobby Jindal names Waynette Ballengee to Louisiana State Arts Council

Gov. Bobby Jindal has named Shreveport Community leader and arts advocate Waynette Ballengee to the Louisiana State Arts Council.

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4 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

LAGOP McAllister Reaction: Hypocrisy or Reasonable Strategy?

While it might not have come as a surprise that LAGOP Chairman Roger Villere and Gov. Bobby Jindal have called for McAllister's resignation after the now infamous kissing video, many have questioned where the party was when David Vitter's name was found on the calling list of an escort agency in Washington, D.C. Vitter was not asked to resign, and ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, David Vitter, US Senate, Mary Landrieu, Democrat, Louisiana

4 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Louisiana education chief: Critics of Common Core testing don't have a plan

Continued efforts to try to keep Louisiana from using tests associated with the Common Core education standards are creating 'a state of chaos' for public school teachers, Superintendent of Education John C. White said Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Louisiana, US Governors, Standardized Testing, Education, Lake Charles, LA

7 hrs ago | The Advocate

Advocate staff photo by Matthew Hinton-- Stephanie Grace

He or she might be a good, responsible, public steward. Or the person could be a corrupt hack, determined to sell the state out to the highest bidder.

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11 hrs ago | Uptown Messenger

Allan Katz and Danae Columbus: Can Edwin Edwards overcome obstacles to win a seat in Congress?

The conventional wisdom is that former Governor Edwin W. Edwards can't be serious about running for the open seat in the Sixth Congressional District or, if he is serious, has no chance to win.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

NOLA.com

Bobby Jindal, teachers reach agreement over firing appeals process

Gov. Bobby Jindal, teachers groups and other have reached a deal on how the appeals process in educators' terminations and demotions should be adjusted.

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PolitiFact

Mailbag: 'Everyone fails this fact-check'

It's spring. The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping and PolitiFact's readers are still giving us an earful.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Tom Harkin, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Louisiana, US Governors

Washington Times

Bond Commission backs Jindal plan for surplus cash

Gov. Bobby Jindal's plan to use $210 million in surplus and one-time money to help balance next year's budget received the backing Thursday of the State Bond Commission, support that was needed for the maneuver to work.

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News Max

Herman Cain: 'Not Buying' Positive Obamacare Projections

Herman Cain doesn't believe this week's report from the Congressional Budget Office that the Affordable Care Act will cost less than previously projected.

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The Washington Post

Even the strongest relationships sour

Bobby Jindal, governor of Louisiana, and John White, Louisiana's education commissioner, were once a great school reform pair - seemingly inseparable.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

NOLA.com

Bill banning abortion providers from teaching health issues passes Louisiana House: Snapshot

Rep. Frank Hoffmann, R-West Monroe, introduces his bill to ban abortion providers and their affiliates from distributing health-realted information at schools on the Louisiana House floor on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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NOLA.com

Bobby Jindal to speak at university founded by Jerry Falwell

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will speak at Liberty University, an Evangelical Christian school founded by televangelist Jerry Falwell, on May 10. Gov. Bobby Jindal will give the keynote commencement address at a nationally-recognized Evangelical Christian institution, Liberty University, in Virginia on May 10. The move may be seen by some as a way ... (more)

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The Heritage Foundation

GOP Governors Hit Obama Administration on Medicare Advantage Rates

Three Republican governors yesterday blasted President Barack Obama over changes to next year's Medicare Advantage rates, writing in a letter that the Obama administration's recent rate announcement was "little more than political theater."

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The Advocate

Southeast Authority bill rewritten, gives more power to Jindal

Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD -- State Sen. Robert Adley, R-Benton, heard testimony Wednesday on legislation that would give governors sweeping power to remove members of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authorities.

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The Huffington Post

Church-State Separation and the Ongoing Culture Wars

This week, Louisiana lawmakers have begun debating a bill that would make the Bible the state's official book .

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Reuters

Ex-con, ex-governor Edwards raises $33,000 in Louisiana run for Congress

Former Louisiana Governor, Edwin Edwards, a convicted felon now running for the U.S. Congress, has raised nearly $33,000 in donations since launching his campaign last month, according to a contribution report.

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Daily World

John Maginnis: Don't quit, Vance McAllister

The political establishment is coming down hard on him after the video of his long embrace with a female staffer was leaked to the world last week.

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The Town Talk

Vitter hopes for healing in McAllister scandal

U.S. Sen. David Vitter declined to join other state Republican leaders in calling for 5th District U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister's resignation, instead saying his thoughts were with the families involved in the congressman's kissing scandal.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Another View -- Bobby Jindal: NH should trust parents to choose schools

Is government the servant of the people, or the master of them? That's at the heart of the case the New Hampshire Supreme Court will be considering today, regarding the Granite State's school tax credit program.

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WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Gov. Jindal, State Superintendent at odds over Common Core

Political analyst Jim Engster addressed the difference of opinion recently made public between Gov. Bobby Jindal and State Superintendent of Education John White.

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