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  1. The five clans of the GOPRead the original story

    27 min ago | Reuters

    ... The Tea Party has Senator Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) and Ryan and Texas Governor Rick Perry and maybe Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker. They care most about public spending. Which led to a damaging government shutdown last ...


  2. Education chief: Testing critics don't have planRead the original story

    52 min ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... with the Common Core education standards are creating "a state of chaos" for public school teachers. Gov. Bobby Jindal supports legislation - so far defeated - that would jettison use of standardized testing from the Partnership for the Assessment ...


  3. Legislature sending wrong message on gay couples: LetterRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    Gov. Bobby Jindal kicks off the legislative session in Baton Rouge March 10, 2014, at the Capitol in Baton Rouge.


  4. Mailbag: 'Everyone fails this fact-check'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PolitiFact

    ... apples and oranges. That comparison is pants-on-fire invalid. Period." rating for a claim by Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal was too generous. Jindal, a Republican, said, "Our economy (in Louisiana) has grown 50 percent faster than the national GDP, ...


  5. Louisiana Bond Commission backs Bobby Jindal plan for surplus cashRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Gov. Bobby Jindal 's plan to use $210 million in surplus and one-time money to help balance next year's budget received the backing Thursday of the State Bond Commission , support that was needed for the maneuver to work.


  6. Allan Katz and Danae Columbus: Can Edwin Edwards overcome obstacles to win a seat in Congress?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Uptown Messenger

    ... the metro area. However, Edwards' will surely have an uphill way to go against Garrett Graves, a buddy of Gov. Bobby Jindal, who has raised more than $300,000. Another big name in the race is Paul Dietzel, the son of the late LSU football coach and ...


  7. Gov. Bobby Jindal Says He Will Get Louisiana Out of Common Core TestingaRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Right Wing News

    The Common Core standards were written in 2009 under the aegis of several D.C.-based organizations with few educators present, marked by the absence of public participation, transparency, or educator participation.


  8. Gov. Bobby Jindal to keynote Liberty University's commencement ceremonyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, widely considered a rising star in the Republican Party and a possible 2016 presidential candidate, will be the commencement speaker at Liberty University on May 10. "Many believe could hold the highest office in the land someday," Liberty President Jerry Falwell Jr. said in a statement on Wednesday .


  9. Clinton way ahead among 2016 Democrats; Republican field scrambledRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    ... Sen. Marco Rubio, 8 percent; Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, 7 percent and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, 5 percent. The poll was conducted by Anderson Robbins Research and Shaw & ...


  10. Change of course on Common Core, testing bad idea for La.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Times

    Without being terribly specific, Gov. Bobby Jindal has recently made statements saying he's having "concerns with Common Core," he's opposed to "federal, one-size-fits-all testing that potentially breaches student privacy," and Louisiana should withdraw from the consortium of states developing a new high-quality test to measure student performance ... (more)


  11. More Read the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... expansion," Glover said at a press conference Thursday morning at University Health Shreveport. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) opposes the Affordable Care Act, saying it could end up costing the state nearly $4 billion over 10 years. Earlier this ...


  12. Christie leads GOP presidential field but trails Clinton in head-to-head matchup, new poll...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... Santorum, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker each garnered 5 percent, while Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal brings up the rear with 2 percent. Clinton is the Democrats' clear frontrunner, pulling in 69 percent of respondents. Vice ...


  13. Staffer accused of leaking video of kissing congressman resignsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Post

    ... her on staff after winning the election. McAllister is still facing pressure to resign, including from Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) and state GOP Chairman Roger Villere. He has thus far resisted those calls. Aaron Blake covers national politics at the ...


  14. Teacher census under the microscope - NGA: Common Core faces test...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Politico

    ... CORE FACES TEST: Did National Governors Association Executive Director Dan Crippen cringe when Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said pulling out of PARCC was a "viable option"? "We don't like to see it," Crippen told Morning Education. With Jindal ...


  15. Gov. Jindal to deliver commencement at Liberty UniversityRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WBRZ

    Another early Republican presidential prospect is heading to Liberty University. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will deliver the keynote commencement address May 10 at the Virginia university founded by the late Rev. Jerry Falwell. The Lynchburg school ...


  16. Bobby Jindal to deliver commencement at LibertyRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will deliver the keynote commencement address May 10 at the Virginia university founded by the late Rev.


  17. Louisiana college leaders push for $40 million incentive fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Washington Examiner

    Higher education leaders urged lawmakers Monday to maintain Gov. Bobby Jindal's plan for a new $40 million incentive fund to steer money to high-demand degree and job training programs.


  18. Explosives investigations bill reaches Gov. Jindal's deskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... e police more authority while inspecting sites like the one at Camp Minden. Thompson says he fully expects Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) to sign the bill into law, which will become effective immediately.


  19. La.'s Jindal to deliver commencement at LibertyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will deliver the keynote commencement address May 10 at the Virginia university founded by the late Rev.


  20. Even the strongest relationships sourRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Bobby Jindal, governor of Louisiana, and John White, Louisiana's education commissioner, were once a great school reform pair - seemingly inseparable.