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  1. Hitting the fanRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Best of New Orleans

    ... name sounds familiar, it's because she served as press secretary and later communications director for Gov. Bobby Jindal in his first term, and earned a reputation for being hardnosed with reporters. It was Sellers who defended Jindal after his ...


  2. The political gamesmanship of opposing Medicaid expansion: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago |

    Senator Mary Landrieu and Representative Bill Cassidy after an update on the implementation of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act from David Miller, FEMA's Associate Administrator for Federal Insurance and Mitigation at the Westin Hotel in New Orleans, Friday, June 13, 2014. (Photo by Julia Kumari Drapkin, Sen. David Vitter, who has never been mistaken for a liberal, said in a June speech to the Baton Rouge Press Club that if he's elected governor, he wouldn't rule out Medicaid expansion the way that Gov. Bobby Jindal has.


  3. Jindal orders state to track Ebola travelRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Hill

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is ordering state officials to implement new procedures to track travel to Ebola stricken countries. State officials are "authorized and directed to develop policies and reporting mechanisms for public employees and students, faculty, and staff of institutions of higher learning to report travel to the countries identified by the Centers for Disease Control [and Prevention] as having a threat of contracting the Ebola Virus Disease," Jindal's executive order said.


  4. Bobby Jindal orders Louisiana to develop Ebola plansRead the original story

    55 min ago | Washington Times

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal ordered state officials Monday to come up with rules governing how some state residents can travel to Ebola-stricken countries, stepping in to fill what he said was a gap left by President Obama's failure to act. Mr. Jindal , a Republican who presidential aspirations in 2016, ordered his departments and agencies to come up with plans to require state workers and academics and students at state colleges to have to disclose their travels to Ebola-affected countries.


  5. 'I am not a scientist', say Republicans, so let's just ignore the people who areRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    ... do whatever I say is a good conservative talking point that doesn't get used often enough. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal on why he doesn't want to say how much human activity contributes to climate change: "I'd leave it to the scientists to decide ...


  6. U.S. Sen. David Vitter takes aim at Common Core-based Eureka Math in letter to John WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... the standards in 2010, Common Core has become particularly controversial in Louisiana over the last year. Gov. Bobby Jindal, at one time a supporter, now opposes the standards and wants Louisiana to drop them. White, his hand-picked education chief, ...


  7. Bobby Jindal graded by 6th Congressional District candidates at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal received a collective average rating of 5.6 out of 10 among candidates in Louisiana's Sixth Congressional District who were asked to rate his performance as governor at a forum on Monday, Oct. 10, 2014, at Baton Rouge Press Club hosted at the Belle of Baton Rouge. Gov. Bobby Jindal earned a collective job-performance rating of 5.6, out of 10, from the four Republicans and Edwin Edwards who spoke at a Baton Rouge Press Club forum Monday for Sixth Congressional District candidates.


  8. Cassidy, Maness, GOP answer real Obamacare, pre-existing conditions questions?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... until age 27, and yes, pre-existing conditions coverage, dies with it. True, Bill Cassidy, Maness and even Bobby Jindal have general plans as to how to build a new healthcare system and I am not about to disagree with their ideas as many of them are ...


  9. Ex-Louisiana budget chiefs ask--where did Jindal get the surplus?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    State Treasurer John Kennedy isn't the only one who disputes the veracity-or the political motives-of administration claims of a $178.5 million budget surplus for the fiscal year that ended on June 30. There are a couple of Kristy Nichols' predecessors, former commissioners of administration and a former state budget officer who have been there, done that and got the T-shirts, who are genuinely perplexed and skeptical of the whimsical claims. Bobby Jindal , aka Booby Jindini, through Commissioner of Administration Nichols, is claiming the implausible "discovery" of some $360 million, dating back to 2002 that pulls the state from the jaws of a $141 million deficit in favor of the surplus explained thus far only as Immaculate Discovery.


  10. Louisiana's business climate, LED ranks among top 10 in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    ... the Louisiana Governor's office officials say. "Results matter, and so does quality of performance," Gov. Bobby Jindal said in a statement. "DCI's latest ranking of Louisiana, validated by several other national rankings, demonstrates that our ...


  11. New Study Grades Nation's Governors on Fiscal PolicyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Heartland Institute

    ... received the best marks, earning an "A." Texas governor Rick Perry, Wisconsin's Scott Walker, Louisiana's Bobby Jindal, and New Jersey's Chris Christie all received a "B" on their respective report card. Ohio Governor Kasich occupies a lonely ...


  12. David Vitter's politicial playbook includes Bill Cassidy, other Republican candidates: Jeremy AlfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Times-Picayune

    ... and a victory for Cassidy would be a victory for Vitter. Landrieu has been a thorn in the side of Gov. Bobby Jindal and Vitter surely wants to pull it out, albeit for his own sake. Retired Air Force Col. Rob Maness, the other Republican running for ...


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    2 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... Development topped the rankings. California was ranked as having the least favorable business climate. Gov. Bobby Jindal noted that since he took office in 2008, Louisiana has had more than $54 billion in new capital investment and added more than ...


  14. Politicians Who Say 'I'm Not A Scientist' On Climate Offer Their Advice On EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... also says it would be "a good idea to discontinue flights" from Ebola-affected countries. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal - who studied science in college - says he'll "leave it to the scientists" to talk about climate change, but says it's "common ...


  15. LSU Flagship Campus Authorized to Buy Its Own InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... standards to raise tuition and seek other autonomies from the state. The university needed the backing of Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration, which it received last December. Legislative financial analysts have been reviewing the proposal for months ...


  16. To Govs. Jindal, Perry: A travel ban won't save lives, but Medicaid willRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    This is where we turn for "common sense"? Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La., speaks alongside Rob Astorino, New York Republican gubernatorial candidate, during a news conference Thursday. This is where we turn for "common sense"? Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La., speaks alongside Rob Astorino, New York Republican gubernatorial candidate, during a news conference Thursday.


  17. Vance McAllister profiled in Politico story about his scandal, reelection effortRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    ... falling from the graces of " Duck Dynasty " star Phil Robertson, and his criticism of fellow Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal . McAllister is an interesting figure in the national political scene largely thanks to the scandal and his refusal to bend to ...


  18. Whither the tea party in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the establishment takes 30 percent. (That also excludes people such as Sen. Marco Rubio (Fla.), Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Ohio Gov. John Kasich, who combine for 12 percent and are probably more establishment than tea party.) And if there's one ...


  19. GOP's 2016 front-runner not runningRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    ... Coming in below 5 percent are Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, Ohio Gov. John Kasich and, at 1 percent, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. Bush's support is fairly even through various ...


  20. Analysis: Few options to stop insurance changesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times

    Analysis: Few options to stop insurance changes Lawmakers can do little to stop changes to public employees' health insurance programs. Check out this story on Besieged with complaints, Louisiana lawmakers have responded with a mix of loud criticism and worry about Gov. Bobby Jindal's sweeping changes to the health insurance program for state workers, teachers and retirees.