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1 min ago | Washington Examiner

Rick Perry had a good week, but legal troubles remain

After the Republican Texas governor's Aug. 15 indicted on allegations of abuse of power, he received a tsunami of support, defended by everyone from Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Sen. Ted Cruz to the New York Times editorial board and Democratic consultant David Axelrod .

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Related Topix: US News, Rick Perry, US Governors, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, Travis County, TX

4 hrs ago | The Washington Monthly

Setback For Backpack Vouchers in North Carolina

I wasn't aware that North Carolina had created a program providing public money for private K-12 schools with zero accountability, but it's obviously not surprising given the state's current management.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Hobgood, NC, Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

8 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Louisiana Abortion Clinics Sue to Block Hospital Mandate

Three Louisiana abortion providers sued to block a state law requiring their doctors get hospital admitting privileges by Sept.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Louisiana, Abortion, Bobby Jindal, US Governors

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Miami Herald

Hospital manager says it paid LSU $7M in dispute

The research foundation running the LSU hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe said it paid the university system nearly $7 million Friday for back-owed debts tied to privatization, less than one-third of the amount demanded by LSU in a collection letter this week.

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Politico

McDonnell recalls glory days in court

Bob McDonnell is remembering his glory days, and he's doing all he can to help the jury recall them, too.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Bobby Jindal

The Times-Picayune

Ice bucket challenge injures 4 Kentucky firefighters with electric shock, CNN reports

Four firefighters in rural Kentucky were shocked by an electric current after assisting college students with an ALS "ice bucket challenge," CNN reports.

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Related Topix: Campbellsville University, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

NOLA.com

Vance McAllister slams Bobby Jindal before qualifying for 5th Congressional District race

Rep. Vance McAllister, R-Swartz, slammed Gov. Bobby Jindal for his out-of-state travel before McAllister qualified for re-election to the 5th Congressional District seat.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, Swartz, LA, Baton Rouge, LA, Rodney Alexander

The Times-Picayune

Rick Perry's 'crimes' pale in comparison to Bobby Jindal's: Robert Mann

Republican presidential candidate Texas Gov. Rick Perry, right, walks with Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal during a campaign stop in De Witt, Iowa, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Rick Perry, US Governors, Bobby Jindal, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Opinion

Texas Tribune

Analysis: For Perry, It's All in the Timing

Gov. Perry and his lead attorney, Tony Buzbee, walk to Blackwell-Thurman Criminal Justice Center for his booking on Aug. 19, 2014.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison, Travis County, TX, Tom DeLay, US House of Representatives

World Magazine

Uncommon pushback

Some 45 states have adopted Common Core, a national education standard designed to replace state standards.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, Representative Mary Fallin, Nikki Haley, US Governors, Mary Fallin

Thu Aug 21, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

City announces unarmed civilian officers to help increase safety in French Quarter

The city hopes a group of unarmed civilian officers, under an initiative titled NOLA Patrol, will become a part of reducing crime in the French Quarter.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

NOLA.com

Louisiana legislators take Common Core trip to Oklahoma

Rep. Brett Geymann, R-Lake Charles, is one of five legislators traveling to Oklahoma to talk to elected officials there about repealing Common Core.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Louisiana, Lake Charles, LA, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Washington Times

Inside the Beltway: 'Born again voters' warm to Romney

'Some emerging Republican sentiment about a certain governor would not much surprise the Utah-based "Draft Mitt" grass-roots effort.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Rob Portman, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Mitt Romney

The Advocate

Second day of qualifying

Unlike the first day of "qualifying," when the Secretary of State's office was packed with protestors, supporters and candidates, the second of three days during which the state accepts the paperwork and fees to get their name on the ballot, has been quiet.

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Related Topix: Swartz, LA, US Governors, Bobby Jindal, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat

BayouBuzz.com

Nominations to levee board could decide lawsuit's fate

When members of a nominating committee meet next week to consider applicants for seats on a New Orleans-area levee authority, they will hold the future of a controversial coastal-erosion lawsuit against scores of oil and gas companies in their hands.

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Philly.com

GOP's Ryan tells Phila. audience Romney should run again

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, bruited as a possible 2016 Republican presidential contender, said Wednesday night that he wished his former running mate, Mitt Romney, would undertake a third campaign for the White House.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul

RedState

It's Time to Pay Attention to Kansas

While it is far too early to write an obituary in Topeka, conservatives must acknowledge the reality that Governor Sam Brownback is fighting for his political life right now in Kansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mike Pompeo, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Huelskamp, US Governors

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Times-Picayune

Eight candidates enter 6th Congressional District race on first day of qualifying

A busy morning of signings and notary stamping at the Louisiana Secretary of State's office produced a field -- so far -- of eight candidates vying for Louisiana's 6th Congressional District.

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Fox News

Louisiana Senate race: Yes, Landrieu's vulnerable but don't rule out victory in 2014

Feb. 20, 2013: Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., holds an infant during a visit to the Phu My Village orphanage in Vietnam.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Louisiana, Opinion

Norwalk Citizen News

White: Ruling lets Common Core test plans resume

Louisiana's education chief says a court ruling allows state officials to resume development of Common Core test plans that have been in the making for four years.

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