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2 hrs ago | Daily World

John Maginnis: Don't quit, Vance McAllister

The political establishment is coming down hard on him after the video of his long embrace with a female staffer was leaked to the world last week.

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Related Topix: Rodney Alexander, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, David Vitter, US Senate

2 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Vitter hopes for healing in McAllister scandal

U.S. Sen. David Vitter declined to join other state Republican leaders in calling for 5th District U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister's resignation, instead saying his thoughts were with the families involved in the congressman's kissing scandal.

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Related Topix: US Politics, David Vitter, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bobby Jindal, US House of Representatives, US Governors

Tue Apr 15, 2014

UnionLeader.com

Another View -- Bobby Jindal: NH should trust parents to choose schools

Is government the servant of the people, or the master of them? That's at the heart of the case the New Hampshire Supreme Court will be considering today, regarding the Granite State's school tax credit program.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, John Lynch, ACLU, Saint Anselm College, Opinion

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Gov. Jindal, State Superintendent at odds over Common Core

Political analyst Jim Engster addressed the difference of opinion recently made public between Gov. Bobby Jindal and State Superintendent of Education John White.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives

Daily Kos

Louisiana: Where Getting Arrested for Gay Sex Has Been On the Books for 200 Yrs. And Will Remain So

It was only fourteen years ago that the last state undid its anti-miscegenation laws , despite Loving v Virginia being decided in 1967.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Gay/Lesbian, US Governors

Hot Air

Momentum shifting to economic populism in the GOP?

In the wake of the disappointing 2012 election cycle, the Republican Party did an extensive amount of soul-searching, and not just on tactics.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Bobby Jindal, US House of Representatives, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

News Max

Viguerie: 2016 GOP Nominee Should Be DC Outsider

Democrats seem all but certain to nominate Hillary Clinton as their presidential candidate in 2016, which means Republicans need to find the closest thing to her polar opposite, says longtime conservative advocate Richard Viguerie.

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Related Topix: US News, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Scott Walker, US Governors

Daily Kos

Bobby Jindal's Louisiana prioritizes tax cuts over child safety

The state agency charged with protecting children from abuse has neglected its own policies in thousands of cases, according to a new audit, heightening concerns among child welfare advocates who fear the Department of Children and Family Services has been stretched too thin to fulfill its function.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, Tax, US Governors

KXXV-TV Waco

3 GOP governors blast Medicare Advantage rates

Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal signed the April 15 letter that says changes to Medicare Advantage payments will harm "America's seniors."

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Related Topix: Medicare, Health, Rick Scott, US Governors, Rick Perry, Texas Government, Texas, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Apr 14, 2014

WWL-AM New Orleans

Scoot: Do you have "American values?"

Politicians, talk show hosts and even citizens all use the term "American values" but what are American values exactly? Last week, two news stories centered on the issue of values in America, and I wondered if the many people who use or support the term freely can actually define what it means.

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Related Topix: Rush Limbaugh, US Governors

The Advocate

Advocate staff photo by Patrick Dennis -- Gov. Bobby Jindal announced the

The Jindal administration embarked on a statewide initiative Monday, encouraging schools, businesses and other entities to promote health and wellness.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Bobby Jindal, Baton Rouge, LA

NOLA.com

Bobby Jindal willing to leave Common Core test consortium

Gov. Bobby Jindal said he would be in favor of withdrawing from a consortium that has helped developed the assessment associated with the Common Core educational standards.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, US House of Representatives, Republican, US Governors

The Advocate

House members urge Jindal to drop Common Core tests

Gov, Bobby Jindal said Monday that a gubernatorial order for the state to drop controversial Common Core tests is a "very viable option" if state lawmakers fail to act.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lake Charles, LA, Metairie, LA

The Daily Advertiser

Public gets its turn to discuss Louisiana budget

Two women whose daughters were killed in traffic accidents pleaded with lawmakers Monday to spend more on cable median barriers that could have prevented the fatal collisions.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors

BayouBuzz.com

Kissing Congressman McAllister's New Challenges

As if saving his public reputation, reconciling with his family, and fending off the calls for his resignation from LAGOP Chairman Roger Villere and Gov. Bobby Jindal was not enough, Vance McAllister faces new challenges in only a few months.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Rodney Alexander, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat

BayouBuzz.com

Alleged LAGOP Vitter-McAllister's hypocrisy claim crumbles

With the sexual indiscretion of Republican Rep. Vance McAllister has come calls from some prominent Republicans for him to resign, which has spawned charges of hypocrisy from prominent Democrats.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, David Vitter, US Senate, US Governors, Mary Landrieu, Democrat

ThinkProgress

Louisiana Lawmakers Claim Planned Parenthood Is Using Sex Ed As A Scheme To Sell More Abortions

So far this year, Louisiana lawmakers have launched several attacks on reproductive health care.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Human Sexuality, Abortion, Women's Health, Health, US Governors, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

CNN

DJ Rand Paul takes requests

Sen. Rand Paul played along Sunday after "Saturday Night Live" poked fun at the Kentucky Republican as well as a few other potential GOP presidential candidates this weekend.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Bobby Jindal, Florida, Florida Government, US Governors

NOLA.com

Bobby Jindal parody on 'Saturday Night Live': Viewers react

"Saturday Night Live" opened April 12 with a sketch of the "new" GOP doing outreach at Coachella , a well-known music festival being held in California.

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Related Topix: US Governors

CBS News

Rep. Vance McAllister tryst prompts campaign scramble

Rep. Vance McAllister, the embattled Louisiana Republican who was caught on tape kissing a staffer earlier this month , will likely have to add a serious challenge for his congressional seat to his list of woes.

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Related Topix: Rodney Alexander, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, US Governors

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