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By basically admitting that it's just not feasible to rewind the clock and restart the debate over whether Entergy New Orleans should be able to... [Read More]
Each Carnival season is different, but for those who traffic in the topical, there are a few evergreen subjects. They include the state of New... [Read More]
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise, of Jefferson Parish, applauded President Donald Trump for signing the new funding bill that averts a second government shutdown in... [Read More]
When Hillary Clinton was secretary of state, her approval ratings hovered in the mid-60s, higher than either President Barack Obama's or Vice President Joe Biden's.... [Read More]
Mitch Landrieu said no, or probably not, anyway. [Read More]
Just before Jefferson Parish Councilwoman Cynthia Lee-Sheng formally kicked off her campaign to lead the parish Tuesday night, former Parish President and current candidate John... [Read More]
Earlier this month, I wrote a column about the phrase "shoo-shoo," which is sometimes used in these parts to describe a tropical threat that fails... [Read More]
New Orleans' new airport terminal, once it finally opens, will be a grand new gateway to the region. It could also serve as a symbol,... [Read More]
Being mayor of a major city such as New Orleans is a big, big job, and realistically speaking, no one person can do it all. [Read More]
One of many unproductive dynamics during and after Hurricane Katrina was the toxic relationship between FEMA director Michael Brown and his boss, Homeland Security Secretary... [Read More]
Speaking at a Tuesday morning briefing hosted by the Bureau of Governmental Research, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell answered a question over the long-shuttered Municipal... [Read More]
The Regional Transit Authority hasn't always lived up to its name. [Read More]
Some prominent Louisiana Republicans think they have a winning strategy for the 2019 governor's election: Make the contest a referendum on Democratic Gov. John Bel... [Read More]
Gov. John Bel Edwards is practically taunting Attorney General Jeff Landry these days, arguing to anyone who'll listen that a Texas lawsuit seeking to invalidate... [Read More]
Gov. John Bel Edwards still doesn't know who his main opponent will be next year. But he's fundraising as if he does. [Read More]
Kenner Mayor Ben Zahn did the right thing Wednesday, even if he did it for the wrong reasons. [Read More]
As Americans were busy this week poring over the busy tropical weather forecast maps, word got out that Department of Homeland Security had diverted $10... [Read More]
Must be nice to be state treasurer. You get to put out press releases when the credit rating agencies smile upon the state, but avoid... [Read More]
When Marty Bahamonde talks, people ought to listen. [Read More]
Despite all the controversy over Colin Kaepernick's emergence as the new face of Nike, that unmistakable swoosh was all over the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Sunday, including... [Read More]