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  1. Story PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... to use tickets before they expire, according to the Louisiana Office of State Travel, which is part of Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration. Travelers cannot take advantage of partly-used airline tickets. Typically, an agency would have to pay a fee ...

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  2. Bobby Jindal Launches His Energy PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | RedState

    On Tuesday, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announced his energy plan. It was the second such plan to come out of America Next, Jindal's policy shop that is plainly developing a national policy agenda ahead of the presidential campaign that Jindal is obviously preparing proposed billions more in new ethanol subsidies such as those for blender pumps, storage tanks, and biofuels pipelines.

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  3. Our Views: Secret interviews discount publicRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... in selecting the next commissioner. Jim Purcell left the job in March after repeatedly clashing with Gov. Bobby Jindal over education policy. Those tensions unfolded during a troubled time for higher ed funding - a crisis that's yet unresolved. Much ...

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    14 hrs ago | The Advocate

    The question on the table as the nominating committee for the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East gathered last week was straightforward enough: Which names should it send to Gov. Bobby Jindal to fill two of the board's seats? But the question hanging over the room was a much deeper, broader and more troubling one: Can the levee authority, the product of a citizen-led, post-Hurricane Katrina drive to professionalize flood protection, stay close to its roots? The whole idea behind eliminating the old parish-level levee boards was to take the politics, not to mention the politicians, out of the equation and to allow the new boards to focus exclusively on the formidable task at hand.

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  5. James Gill: Edmonson amendment dead on arrivalRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... R-Columbia, for instance, had no clue who inserted the amendment. Then he suddenly remembered that he had. Gov. Bobby Jindal is fond of Riser - he tried to get him elected to Congress last year - and Edmonson wouldn't be police chief if he didn't ...

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  6. Are there glitches in Gwen's Law?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Times

    ... her from a Stonewall daycare. In less than 30 days, a new state law bearing Gwen's name was signed by Gov. Bobby Jindal. It was written to create a cooling off period for a defendant charged with a domestic violence felony, something that Gwen ...

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  7. Hospital deals being renegotiatedRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    Two-thirds of the contracts Gov. Bobby Jindal used to privatize the operation of Louisiana's charity hospitals are being renegotiated. Federal authorities, who are providing most of the dollars the private companies receive, are troubled with the way the finances are organized in the agreements worth more than $1 billion.

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  8. Louisiana state workers, retirees worried about health care benefits changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NOLA.com

    Retired state government worker Vicki Picou is convinced her out-of-pocket health care costs are going to skyrocket next year because Gov. Bobby Jindal 's administration has dramatically altered health care policies for most state workers and retirees. Picou said she and her husband carry a health care plan deductible that's only a few hundred dollars now.

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  9. Migrants Flock to New Orleans - and WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Wall Street Journal

    ... the 3,909 child arrivals in California represent less than 1% of its foreign-born children. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a Republican, has criticized the federal government for not notifying him that unaccompanied minors would be placed here, and ...

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  10. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu urges governor to remove state inmates from OPPRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NOLA.com

    Inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison re-entry program are shackled together as they return to their dormitories in the jail's temporary tents on Thursday, November 10, 2011. New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is urging Gov. Bobby Jindal to remove hundreds of state inmates from Orleans Parish Prison.

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  11. Central American Migrants Flock to New Orleans---and WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Wall Street Journal

    ... the 3,909 child arrivals in California represent less than 1% of its foreign-born children. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a Republican, has criticized the federal government for not notifying him that unaccompanied minors would be placed here, and ...

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  12. Bobby Jindal admits he's considering 2016 presidential runRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | BayouBuzz.com

    Indian-American Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has for the first time acknowledged that he is considering a 2016 presidential run and will make a decision on it after the November Congressional polls. Though his name did not garner much enthusiasm in a new CNN/ORC poll of GOP presidential possibles in New Hampshire, Jindal said he will make his decision after the November Congressional elections.

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  13. Louisiana government agencies let airplane tickets worth up to $544,000 expireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... to use tickets before they expire, according to the Louisiana Office of State Travel, which is part of Gov. Bobby Jindal 's administration. Travelers cannot take advantage of partially-used airline tickets. Typically, an agency would have to pay a ...

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  14. Our Views: Right vote on KempRead the original story

    Friday | The Advocate

    ... is a vindication of the goal of a nonpolitical appointment of a qualified individual. We're sorry if Gov. Bobby Jindal or others don't like it, but we strongly supported a 2006 constitutional amendment that created the process that is now working. ...

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  15. U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan critcizes Bobby Jindal's Common Core lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NOLA.com

    U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan commented on Gov. Bobby Jindal's federal lawsuit against the Obama administration over Common Core. U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan mostly dismissed Gov. Bobby Jindal 's federal Common Core lawsuit against the Obama administration as petty politics during an interview with Yahoo! Screen .

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  16. Duncan slams Jindal's Common Core lawsuit: 'Do the right thing for children'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Yahoo!

    In an exclusive interview with Yahoo News and Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan challenges Gov. Bobby Jindal's lawsuit and dismisses critics of Common Core academic standards. Education Secretary Arne Duncan has hit back at Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal for mounting a lawsuit over the Obama administration's Common Core academic standards, implying that the Republican lawmaker's opposition to the controversial policy has been driven by his desire to run for president.

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  17. State superintendent John White to visit New Orleans and Jefferson Monday, Sept. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | NOLA.com

    ... Common Core's directives for mathematics and English. The last resulted in a messy split between White and Gov. Bobby Jindal.

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  18. Climate Change Might Be Replacing Gay Marriage As the Next Big Social IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The New York Observer

    ... Gas Initiative , a cap and trade program in which nine states are participating, and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal's use of the term "science deniers" to describe the Obama administration this week should be seen. These possible 2012 candidates ...

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  19. Jindal's Medicaid expansion substitute plan ignored by mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... prevent better care outcomes, it's a no-brainer to reject Medicaid expansion under Obamacare. However, Gov. Bobby Jindal had presented the outlines of a plan at the national level to extend health care insurance to all using radically different ...

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  20. Jindal's Group Benefits in another nice messRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... (PPO). Nichols, meanwhile, keeps churning out all those happy face news releases-some even written by Gov. Bobby Jindal's communications officer Mike Reed but published in the Baton Rouge Advocate under her byline-in an attempt to assuage the ...

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