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  1. Louisiana's Jindal to campaign with HavensteinRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a possible Republican presidential candidate, is set to join New Hampshire gubernatorial candidate Walt Havenstein this week for education-related campaign stops. Jindal, vice chairman of the Republican Governors Association, will accompany Havenstein Friday to Polaris Charter School in Manchester and a visit to US FIRST, Dean Kamen's robotics education program.

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  2. Bobby Jindal urged not to attend Family Research Council event by state religious leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A group of Louisiana religious leaders is urging Gov. to reconsider attending the Family Research Council's Values Voter Summit , which begins Friday in Washington, D.C. The group of 13 leaders sent a letter to Jindal with their request. They hailed from various denominations of Christianity including Presbyterian, Methodist, Episcopalian and Catholic.

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  3. Imagining Bobby Jindal as PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Regardless of how you might feel about Common Core, Gov. Bobby Jindal has shown in no uncertain terms that he is either a liar willing to twist facts to his own political advantage or that he is just too dense to comprehend the English language. As our friend Stephen Sabludowsky over at Bayou Buzz noted in his blog post today , Jindal, having crashed and burned in state court has now filed a "frivolous" lawsuit in federal court challenging Common Core and by some extension as yet undefined, President Barak Obama.

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  4. Breitbart article backs Jindal claim over Auditor's Common Core reportRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    ... the Governor have been saying all along - standards drive curriculum," said Stafford Palmieri, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's assistant chief of staff and education policy adviser, in a statement. "In black and white, the Auditor states that states, ...

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  5. Lawmakers call for action on released fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WBRZ

    A group of Louisiana state legislators sent a letter to Governor Bobby Jindal recently, asking him to act "forcefully" after a fugitive from Mexico who was recently from released from East Baton Rouge Parish Prison due to a clerical error. Bernardo Gomez, who authorities said has entered the country illegally multiple times, was in jail on drug charges earlier this month when U. S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement placed a hold on him for deportation proceedings.

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  6. AG says Jindal health changes didn't follow lawRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WBRZ

    The Louisiana attorney general's office says state employee health insurance changes enacted by Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration skipped required legal steps. In an opinion released Tuesday, the attorney general's office says modifications to health care plans for state workers and retirees in the Office of Group Benefits must be made according to Louisiana's Administrative Procedures Act.

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  7. Common Core to be discussed in special session Thursday by St. Tammany School BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... by providing expectations that are consistent from one state to another. White is currently at odds with Gov. Bobby Jindal, a one-time supporter of Common Core, who hand-picked White to run the Education Department but now wants Louisiana to abandon ...

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  8. More Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    The Louisiana attorney general's office says state employee health insurance changes enacted by Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration skipped required legal steps. In an opinion released Tuesday, the attorney general's office says modifications to health care plans for state workers and retirees in the Office of Group Benefits must be made according to Louisiana's Administrative Procedures Act.

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  9. Jindal's ex-health secretary indicted on perjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's former health secretary was charged Tuesday by a state grand jury with lying about his involvement in the award of a now-canceled $200 million Medicaid contract.Bruce Greenstein was indicted on nine counts of perjury, tied to his sworn testimony during a confirmation... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on your iPad, switch to the new Modern Healthcare app - it's optimized for your device but there is no need to download.

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  10. CCRI's Di Pasquale is finalist for Louisiana commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Warwickonline.com

    ... to news reports by the Associated Press, Purcell faced a rocky road in Louisiana, where the staff of Gov. Bobby Jindal sought to have him fired for the manner in which he dealt with steep budget cuts. According to the report, Purcell was faced with ...

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  11. Former Louisiana health chief Bruce Greenstein indicted by grand jury for perjuryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... null and void." Greenstein resigned in April 2013, denying any improper involvement. He had been named by Gov. Bobby Jindal in July 2010. He was confirmed by the Senate the following year. The contract cancellation came as news broke of a federal ...

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  12. Court unseals same sex marriage documentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... to marry. The named defendants in the document include Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell, Governor Bobby Jindal, Department of Revenue Secretary Tim Barfield and Registrar of Vital Records for the state, Tim Barfield. The Defense of Marriage ...

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  13. Committee to vote again on levee authority nominee who favors lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    A committee that submits nominees to Gov. Bobby Jindal to hold seats on the east bank levee authority has decided to hold a second meeting Thursday to reconsider its vote in favor of nominating G. Paul Kemp, above, a coastal geologist and supporter of a controversial environmental damages lawsuit against 90 energy companies. to reconsider its vote in favor of nominating G. Paul Kemp , a coastal geologist and supporter of a controversial environmental damages lawsuit against 90 energy companies.

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  14. Bobby Jindal Joins the Not-a-Scientist ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    In a too-cute-by-half attempt at the Republican standby play "I'm rubber you're glue," Bobby Jindal accused the "liberals who populate the Obama administration" of being... You see, by opposing the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, the "leftists" in the administration are denying science. Myself, I have read no objection to the pipeline by anyone in the administration based on the idea that semi-solids will flow through a cylindrical vessel, nor claims that Bernoulli's Principle is the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people.

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  15. Tension marks Missouri education goals rewriteRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Education Week

    ... also have taken steps to rewrite their standards, North Carolina is reviewing its guidelines and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has suspended his state's testing contracts in an attempt to halt Common Core standards. Missouri's attempt to forge new ...

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  16. The Weird Bipartisan Consensus on Over-the-Counter Birth ControlRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... decisions." This isn't the first time a Republican has expressed support for the idea-Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal raised it in 2012 -but it's only now gaining solid traction among the GOP ranks. Since July, a growing roster of Republican ...

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  17. Highlights: Hawaii public hospital cuts; La. struggles with state...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... Associated Press : Health Insurance Program Still Hemorrhaging Cash Despite sweeping changes enacted by Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration, the [Louisiana] health insurance program for state workers and public school employees will have to use $88 ...

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  18. Auditor: Many havena t heard of Common CoreRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Advocate

    ... including disputes in the Legislature, the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, and courts. Gov. Bobby Jindal , a former backer of the overhaul, is trying to block Common Core test plans that are scheduled for March. Purpera said 41 of ...

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  19. 'Kissing congressman,' wife allude to scandal in adRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    ... and a wonderful Christian wife." After a few weeks of lying low, and as Republicans such as Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal urged him to resign, McAllister returned to Congress with his wife by his side. He initially decided to retire but then changed ...

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  20. Our Views: Denial, in spadesRead the original story

    Monday | The Advocate

    Gov. Bobby Jindal was focusing on energy policy in a series of meetings in Washington and Houston. That's all well and good, and we think many of the governor's prescriptions for responsible energy development make sense.

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