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  1. Connecticut Gov. Malloy no fan of Louisiana Gov. Bobby JindalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Advocate

    Now Buzzfeed has chronicled how the incoming head of the Democratic Governors Association has habitually poked fun at Jindal's presidential ambitions in the past year. Jindal is a former head of the Republican Governors Association and weighing a run for president in 2016.


  2. Fact Check: Myths in the political roar over Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... to coerce states into adhering to national curriculum standards is not the best way to help our children. " BOBBY JINDAL: Common Core has become "another tool for the federal government to try to dictate curriculum to local schools here in ...


  3. During Senate session that seems never ending, Bill Cassidy presides and seeks consideration of his amendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... states to adopt Common Core education standards. Common Core is a big issue in Louisiana and he and Gov. Bobby Jindal have become opponents of the educational standards that both once supported. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Rand Paul, R-Ky., likely ...


  4. Nine GOP Figures to Appear at May Dinner in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News Max

    Nine potential Republican presidential contenders have told Iowa GOP officials they intend to speak at this year's Lincoln Dinner fundraiser, the Des Moines Register reported Thursday. Confirmed guests at the May 16 event in Des Moines are Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina, Lindsey Graham, Bobby Jindal, Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Donald Trump and Scott Walker.


  5. Our Views: Stephen Moreta s take on film industry tax creditsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BRYAN TUCK -- Louisiana Economic Development Secretary Stephen Moret speaks at a Lafayette Chamber of Commerce Luncheon at the Cajundome Convention Center Wednesday in Lafayette. tephen Moret is leaving his job as Louisiana's chief economic development officer to lead the LSU Foundation, so presumably he can be more candid in his views on state tax policy, even when it doesn't square with the priorities of his current boss, Gov. Bobby Jindal.


  6. Stephanie Grace: Gov. Bobby Jindal running out of time on national campaignRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Advocate

    In explaining why Gov. Bobby Jindal is putting off his presidential decision until after mid-June, his top political adviser said the governor just wants to stay focused on his final legislative session. OK, now that we've all had a good chuckle, let's think about the implications of the news.


  7. 9 Presidential hopefuls planning to attend...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids



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    7 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... for governor this year, supported Common Core until changing his mind last year. That's also true of Gov. Bobby Jindal, who cannot run for re-election but is considering a White House bid in 2016. Jindal filed suit against the federal government ...


  9. Senate passes Vitter amendment to bar federal pressure on behalf of Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... the federal government from requiring states to adopt certain standards or curriculum." Vitter, like Gov. Bobby Jindal , once supported the Common Core standards, but now opposes them. The standards were developed by members of the National ...


  10. Bobby Jindal dines with Republican donors in Manhattan, National Review reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Gov. Bobby Jindal had breakfast with high-profile Republican donors during a trip to New York City earlier this week, according to National Review . Former Manhattan Institute chairman Roger Hertog, hedge-fund managers Paul Singer and Paul Isaac, venture capitalist Ken Abramowitz and Brown University chancellor Tom Tisch were among the 25 people at the meeting.


  11. Bobby Jindal finds the promised land of conservative tax policyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Politicians looking to "enhance revenue" without raising taxes might want to take a close look at Louisiana , where Governor Bobby Jindal may have found the promised land of conservative tax policy. He's promoting a plan to raise $526 million without a tax increase.


  12. The oddest thing is being born: An anti-corporate welfare lobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... of Cruz's competitors are also on the record against Ex-Im. Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Bobby Jindal and Mike Pence all stood on stage at the Club for Growth's annual Palm Beach retreat for donors and called for Ex-Im's ...


  13. Politicians are the only people who can't be addicted to their phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... and respect, because it helps them politically," Lovett said. Timmy Teepell, an adviser to Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, one of roughly a dozen likely candidates for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, agreed with Lovett's assessment. ...


  14. Endangered Gulf of Mexico Sea Turtles Splash into Jindal's Presidential BidRead the original story

    10 hrs ago |

    Conservation groups are taking a hard look at Gov. Bobby Jindal's environmental record in advance of his expected campaign announcement in June. Turtle Island Restoration Network published an op-ed this week in the Houston Chronicle highlighting how Jindal has failed to protect the endangered sea turtles in his home state of Louisiana.


  15. James Gill: American politicians dona t seem exceptionalRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Faith in American exceptionalism continues to decline, but Gov. Bobby Jindal is still hitching his wagon to Uncle Sam's star in his presidential quest. The belief that we are No.


  16. Snyder pushes tax increase before a 2016 decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Grand Haven Tribune

    ... a year before presidential primaries. Among potential contenders, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush are better known for tax cuts. While many Michigan business ...


  17. Enough Republican InfightingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Max

    ... anyone who's thinking of running in 2016 - Scott Walker, Bush, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio, Christie, Mike Huckabee, Bobby Jindal, Rick Santorum, Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina, George Pataki, even Donald Trump - has a decent chance of winning the keys to the ...


  18. Strong support shown for Louisiana's business tax breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    ... incentives as good for the state," Michael Henderson, the lab's research director, said in a statement. Gov. Bobby Jindal is proposing to lessen $500 million in spending on refundable tax credits, in which the state pays out more than the taxes a ...


  19. Louisiana smokers could see taxes quadrupledRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... But the good news for opponents of the proposal is the bill could be snuffed out once it reaches Governor Bobby Jindal's desk, who has vowed to veto any tax increase. Representative Ritchie believes the increased tax can raise about $240 million a ... 1 comment

  20. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    This time, they really mean it: Christian right leaders are trying to come together and throw their weight behind one chosen candidate to overcome the establishment choice in the Republican presidential primary. Their failures to do just that in 2008 and 2012, and the looming specter of Jeb Bush, are motivating forces, and: In secret straw polls and exclusive meetings from Iowa to California, the leaders are weighing the relative appeal and liabilities of potential standard-bearers like Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and former Govs. Rick Perry of Texas and Mike Huckabee of Arkansas.