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2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Read in: Plagiarize This Edition

Don't forget to sign up for Read In and get all the political news you need delivered right to your inbox, every morning at 8 a.m.! -- An elementary school housing hundreds of Palestinian refugees in U.N protection came under fire Thursday, leaving 16 dead and wounding 100 .

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3 hrs ago | NOLA.com

Bobby Jindal won't let state school board use outside lawyers to sue over Common Core

Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols says the Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education cannot use private lawyers to sue Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration.

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7 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Forbes China Rich Lister Leads Firm Behind $1.85 Bln Louisiana Investment

A company led by a relatively low-profile member of the 2013 Forbes China Rich List is ultimately behind a newly announced $1.85 billion Chinese investment in a methanol plant in the U.S. state of Louisiana.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

O-R Online

Corbett increases ad spending

Gov. Tom Corbett, trailing opponent Tom Wolf by 20 to 25 points in the polls, has poured $1.66 million into television ads blanketing the state in July, according to FCC reports.

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BayouBuzz.com

Maness up, Vitter's border, Business Report Columnist, Jindal

Louisiana Republican Rep. Paul Hollis, former self-funded candidate for US Senate is now in lockstep with the mainstream Republican Party.

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CNN

First on CNN: RGA urged Astorino to avoid meeting after Christie clash

Rob Astorino, New York's GOP candidate for governor, was urged not to attend a Republican Governors Association meeting in Aspen this week after publicly clashing with the group's chairman, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, over support for his underdog campaign, which Christie called "a lost cause."

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WTMA-AM North Charleston

Republican Governors Split with Chris Christie over NY Candidate

Once upon a time, the Republican governors in the country were unified behind New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.

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BayouBuzz.com

John White, Louisiana Superintendent of DOE, should start packing

This has been a rough few months for ed reform beauty queen John White. Super White has often been the belle of the ball around these parts, winning praise over the years from widely diverse constituencies, from liberal education reformers in New Orleans, to conservative business elite the state over.

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Daily World

New OWI laws taking effect

Motorists who are caught drinking and driving are facing changes -- sometimes harsher penalties -- with state laws passed during the latest session of the Louisiana Legislature and signed by Gov. Bobby Jindal.

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Wall Street Journal

Rubio Makes Case Against Gay Marriage

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida, arguing that conservative social values boost prosperity, Wednesday laid out an extended case for opposing gay marriage in a speech that cited economic and historical arguments while avoiding talk of morals and religion.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The News-Star

Our view: Workers pay the price

State workers and retirees whose health insurance is through the Office of Group Benefits are seeing a rate increase and benefits changes.

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The News-Star

City launches Civic Center generator project

The city of Monroe launched a project to replace seven generators at the Civic Center during a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday.

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Rice Lake Online

Playing politics with our schools

The Rice Lake Chronotype Gov. Scott Walker's call for a repeal of Common Core education standards does an injustice to the hundreds of Wisconsin citizens, students, educators and curriculum experts who have worked on standards over the past 4 years.

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The Times

Money from oil and gas industry flooding into Louisiana capitol

NEW ORLEANS -- In oil-and-gas rich Louisiana, matching money to political influence is generally an easy proposition.

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The Washington Post

Glenn Becka s theatrical attack on Common Core

Conservative media star Glenn Beck led a national strategy session to kill the Common Core State Standards late Tuesday night, using a two-hour simulcast into movie theaters across the country as a way to embolden critics of the standards and recruit more foot soldiers to the cause.

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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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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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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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Daily World

Lawsuits keep Common Core pot boiling

Earlier this week a group of state lawmakers urging Gov. Bobby Jindal to get the state out of Common Core State Standards 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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Tue Jul 22, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

The Buzz for July 23: Rubio suggests Clinton too old

"I just think she's a 20th century candidate," Rubio said in an NPR interview that aired Tuesday morning.

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