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2 hrs ago | News Max

Herman Cain: 'Not Buying' Positive Obamacare Projections

Herman Cain doesn't believe this week's report from the Congressional Budget Office that the Affordable Care Act will cost less than previously projected.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Herman Cain, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Rick Scott, US Governors

6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Even the strongest relationships sour

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

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Education Etc., Education, School Vouchers, Standardized Testing

Wed Apr 16, 2014

NOLA.com

Bill banning abortion providers from teaching health issues passes Louisiana House: Snapshot

Rep. Frank Hoffmann, R-West Monroe, introduces his bill to ban abortion providers and their affiliates from distributing health-realted information at schools on the Louisiana House floor on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: Abortion, West Monroe, LA, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives

NOLA.com

Bobby Jindal to speak at university founded by Jerry Falwell

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal will speak at Liberty University, an Evangelical Christian school founded by televangelist Jerry Falwell, on May 10. Gov. Bobby Jindal will give the keynote commencement address at a nationally-recognized Evangelical Christian institution, Liberty University, in Virginia on May 10. The move may be seen by some as a way ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Bobby Jindal, Jerry Falwell, Liberty University

The Heritage Foundation

GOP Governors Hit Obama Administration on Medicare Advantage Rates

Three Republican governors yesterday blasted President Barack Obama over changes to next year's Medicare Advantage rates, writing in a letter that the Obama administration's recent rate announcement was "little more than political theater."

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

The Advocate

Southeast Authority bill rewritten, gives more power to Jindal

Advocate Photo by MARK BALLARD -- State Sen. Robert Adley, R-Benton, heard testimony Wednesday on legislation that would give governors sweeping power to remove members of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authorities.

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The Huffington Post

Church-State Separation and the Ongoing Culture Wars

This week, Louisiana lawmakers have begun debating a bill that would make the Bible the state's official book .

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

Reuters

Ex-con, ex-governor Edwards raises $33,000 in Louisiana run for Congress

Former Louisiana Governor, Edwin Edwards, a convicted felon now running for the U.S. Congress, has raised nearly $33,000 in donations since launching his campaign last month, according to a contribution report.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Ron Paul, US Governors

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

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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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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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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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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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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