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Medicaid could emerge as issue in Louisiana Senate race

The debate over whether to expand Medicaid could be a key issue in the competitive Senate races in Louisiana and Mississippi, political experts say.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Medicaid, Health, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Politico

Governors to 2016ers: Take our advice

The White House is 600 miles away - and the election to occupy it more than two years out - but presidential intrigue was as prevalent here this weekend as barbecue and Tennessee twang.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Joe Biden, US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Chris Christie, Republican, US House of Representatives, New Jersey

Daily World

Louisiana graduation rate edged up again in 2013

The percentage of Louisiana high school students graduating within four years increased for the third year in a row in 2013, the state Department of Education reports.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Education Etc.

The Advocate

Photo provided by Harrison County, Miss., Sheriff's Office -- Trung T. Le

Trung T. Le, the sole named suspect in last month's Bourbon Street mass shooting, was back in New Orleans on Saturday after the top officials of Louisiana and Mississippi signed extradition warrants ordering his return.

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

WFAA-TV Dallas

Mississippi agrees to extradite shooting suspect

The state of Mississippi has agreed to extradite a suspect in the gunfight that killed one person and injured nine others last month in the French Quarter of New Orleans.

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

SFGate

Connecticut takes steps to change social studies

Connecticut is taking the first steps toward changing how elementary, middle and high school students learn social studies, tying lessons more closely to critical thinking about government and the economy.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Central Connecticut State University, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Free Republic

Rand Paul Leads the GOP Pack for 2016

A new Zogby Analytics poll of likely Republican primary voters in 2016 shows Rand Paul starting to build a lead over better known - and more establishment - GOP figures.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Senator Marco Rubio, Chris Christie, US Governors, Florida, Florida Government, Scott Walker, US House of Representatives

Metal Center News

9-29-2010: Nucor New DRI Plant

Nucor Corp., has selected St. James Parish, La., for the site of its planned $750 million iron making facility.

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Related Topix: Steel, Mining, Nucor, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Louisiana, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, Opinion

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Fox News

Will Romney run? The 2016 rumor that won't go away

For those dismissing the possibility of the two-time presidential candidate launching another bid -- and they may be wise to do so -- a recent poll at least shows the former GOP nominee still has a loyal following in parts of the country.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Mitt Romney

NOLA.com

Bobby Jindal restricts state borrowing under new law

Gov. Bobby Jindal took action Friday to curb the unintended consequences of a law that boosted the amount of borrowing the state can do before hitting its debt ceiling.

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

WWL-TV New Orleans

Governor signs extradition papers for Bourbon Street shooting suspect

Gov. Bobby Jindal signed a governor's warrant Friday, starting the extradition process for Bourbon Street shooting suspect, 20-year-old Trung Le.

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

The Washington Post

Forget Obamacare. The Common Core is Republicansa new big enemy

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal delivers the keynote address during Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority event in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Mike Pence, Senator Rand Paul

The Times

AG: 'Big Oil' lawsuit supporter's term is over

Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says a south Louisiana flood board member who supports the board's environmental lawsuit against the oil and gas industry has reached the end of his term.

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

The Jersey Journal

Christie leads 2016 Republican field in New Hampshire, poll shows

TRENTON - Gov. Chris Christie's presidential prospects have brightened in the critical state of New Hampshire, according to a poll released today.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rob Portman, US House of Representatives, Senator Rand Paul, Chris Christie, US Governors

The Washington Post

The a black frienda defense a " just a bit in Anthony Cumiaa s routine

The dance goes something like this. A Phil Robertson , Jason and David Benham or Anthony Cumia says or tweets something that is controversial, racially charged or just plain rude.

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Related Topix: Duck Dynasty, Entertainment, Television, US Governors, Bobby Jindal, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Twitter, Sports

NOLA.com

Children's buys NOAH for $29M, explores use for psychiatric hospital

Exterior of the New Orleans Adolescent Hospital at 210 State Street. Children's Hospital has purchased the 17-acre property from the state of Louisiana.

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Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bobby Jindal, US Governors, New Orleans, LA, Mandeville, LA

The Advocate

James Gill: McAllister cana t stump on family values now

The first time Vance McAllister, R-Swartz, said being a congressman "sucks," his audience at the Monroe Chamber of Commerce did not commence snickering and elbowing one another in the ribs.

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Related Topix: Swartz, LA, US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cedric Richmond, Democrat, Rodney Alexander, Representative Steve Scalise, Opinion

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

BESE leaders propose dropping Common Core testing for upcoming school year

Education leaders are seeking to broker a compromise with Gov. Bobby Jindal on the standardized tests used in public schools next year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Standardized Testing, Education, Metairie, LA

WMUR-TV Manchester

Romney would change Republican presidential field

A new poll shows a clear frontrunner in New Hampshire for the Democratic nomination for president and a wide-open field among Republicans -- unless a familiar face enters the race.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chris Christie, US Governors, Mike Huckabee, Mitt Romney

NOLA.com

Latest poll continues to show tight Senate race, with Mary Landrieu slightly ahead of Bill Cassidy

The latest Louisiana Senate poll has incumbent Democrat Mary Landrieu narrowly leading Rep. Bill Cassidy , R-Baton Rouge 46 percent to 43 percent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, David Vitter, Immigration Reform

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