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  1. Landry escalates feud with Edwards: FollowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Town Talk

    "Under our Constitution, the person tasked with the authority to make decisions on the legal business of the State of Louisiana is the Attorney General," wrote Landry. Landry escalates feud with Edwards: Follow Constitution "Under our Constitution, the person tasked with the authority to make decisions on the legal business of the State of Louisiana is the Attorney General," wrote Landry.

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  2. Edwards seeks support from senators in meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Edwards seeks support from senators in meetings The special session is set to begin on Valentine's Day. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/1XdNn0J BATON ROUGE - Gov. John Bel Edwards is meeting with senators today as the special session to address the state's massive budget deficits approaches.

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  3. Pineville girls, Rapides boys move on in playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Pineville girls, Rapides boys move on in playoffs Pineville's breakthrough season will live another week. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Waiting 11 seasons to host a home playoff game in girls soccer, the Lady Rebels celebrated with a 3-1 victory over Destrehan Friday.

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  4. Analysis: Edwards, lawmakers get spending cutaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | The Town Talk

    While Gov. John Bel Edwards has focused primarily on tax increases for his budget rebalancing effort, an independent government watchdog group is offering a companion list of ideas for where to cut spending. Analysis: Edwards, lawmakers get spending cut suggestions While Gov. John Bel Edwards has focused primarily on tax increases for his budget rebalancing effort, an independent government watchdog group is offering a companion list of ideas for where to cut spending.

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  5. Edwards to outline parameters Friday for specialaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Gov. John Bel Edwards is readying to release his outline for a special legislative session he is calling to stabilize Louisiana's finances. Edwards to outline parameters Friday for special session Gov. John Bel Edwards is readying to release his outline for a special legislative session he is calling to stabilize Louisiana's finances.

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  6. LsuLSU signee Drake Davis' unique bond to LSULSU signee Drake Davis'...Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Town Talk

    New LSU wide receiver Drake Davis' father is Lester Earl, who put the LSU basketball program on probation in the 1990s. LSU signee Drake Davis' unique bond to LSU New LSU wide receiver Drake Davis' father is Lester Earl, who put the LSU basketball program on probation in the 1990s.

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  7. Cleco buyers name proposed Louisiana board membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Town Talk

    The investor group looking to buy Cleco has released the state board members it will appoint if the sale is approved Cleco buyers name proposed Louisiana board members The investor group looking to buy Cleco has released the state board members it will appoint if the sale is approved Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The investor group looking to buy Cleco has released the state board members it will appoint if the sale is approved An investor group is seeking to buy Pineville-based Cleco Corp. An investor group is seeking to buy Pineville-based Cleco Corp. The investor group looking to buy Cleco Corp. recently announced five Louisiana residents who will be appointed to Pineville-based company's board of directors if the sale is approved.

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  8. Edwards drops appeal of Common Core lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Edwards drops appeal of Common Core lawsuit The Jindal-era lawsuit sought to block Common Core nationally. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/1X5xMQz Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards will drop the appeal of a Bobby Jindal-era federal lawsuit seeking to block Common Core nationally, the governor's spokesman confirmed to Gannett Louisiana Thursday morning.

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  9. LsuMiles finishes with No. 3 class after flirting at No. 1Miles...Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Miles finishes with No. 3 class after flirting at No. 1 LSU coach Les Miles signed the No.

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  10. Investigation blasts former veterans affairsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | The Town Talk

    TA joint investigation into the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor and the Office of State Inspector General found improper use of funds, improperly documented work and travel, and a failure to Investigation blasts former veterans affairs secretary TA joint investigation into the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs by the Louisiana Legislative Auditor and the Office of State Inspector General found improper use of funds, improperly documented work and travel, and a failure to Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/1WXdKrp Former Louisiana Veterans Affairs Secretary Dave LaCerte is accused of improperly funneling funds to a company owned by former law school classmates, lying about his military service record and inflating travel expenses in a joint report released today by the state's legislative auditor and inspector ... (more)

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  11. LsuLSU rolls into recruiting's last daysLSU rolls into recruiting's...Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | The Town Talk

    LSU rolls into recruiting's last days The Tigers head into their final weekend of recruiting before signing day with a No. 1 class.

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  12. Briggs: Oil excess will delay reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Here's how Don Briggs demonstrated the global oil situation for more than 200 members at Louisiana Oil & Gas Association's state of the industry meeting Monday: Briggs: Oil excess will delay rebound Here's how Don Briggs demonstrated the global oil situation for more than 200 members at Louisiana Oil & Gas Association's state of the industry meeting Monday: Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Here's how Don Briggs demonstrated the global oil situation for more than 200 members at Louisiana Oil & Gas Association's state of the industry meeting Monday: Using balls and containers - each ball was worth a million gallons of oil per day - he showed that the excess of crude supply is about 2 million barrels a day, with Iran, relieved of international sanctions, ready to add a couple of ... (more)

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  13. Company hosts 1st public forum on decade-old GulfaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The Town Talk

    For the first time in 11 years since oil started seeping at the site of a platform toppled during a hurricane, the company that owned the platform is publicly discussing its efforts to end the lea Company hosts 1st public forum on decade-old Gulf oil leak BATON ROUGE - For the first time in 11 years since oil started seeping at the site of a platform toppled during a hurricane, the company that owned the platform is publicly discussing its efforts to end the lea Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The company responsible for a decade-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico will hold a public meeting next month to disclose details of its efforts to stop chronic slicks from forming off Louisiana's coast.

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  14. Jeremy Alford: An Unpredictable Legislature GearsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Town Talk

    From a purely political perspective, the most entertaining legislative issue to watch over the next few months will be the Legislature itself. Jeremy Alford: An Unpredictable Legislature Gears Up From a purely political perspective, the most entertaining legislative issue to watch over the next few months will be the Legislature itself.

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  15. Walk-On's Bistreaux & Bar coming to AlexandriaRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Walk-On's Bistreaux & Bar coming to Alexandria The Baton Rouge-based enterprise Walk-On's Bistreaux & Bar has announced plans to open an Alexandria location. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Walk-On's Bistreaux & Bar will open an Alexandria location in 2016, the growing chain announced Tuesday in a press release.

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  16. OpinionYour Mail 1-19: Urging lawmakers to raise minimum wageYour...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Your Mail 1-19: Urging lawmakers to raise minimum wage Letter to the editor supporting increasing the minimum wage in Louisiana Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: I would like to respond with much disgust and utter disdain to Senator Neil Risers' opposition to any legislation earmarked for increasing the minimum wage stated in the Jan.13th Town Talk article "Senate Labor chair won't support Edwards' minimum wage boost." It's reprehensible that legislators have the upside as they every year vote themselves 20-30 percent pay raises, all funded by taxpayer dollars.

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  17. Analysis: House showing independent streak withaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | The Town Talk

    As she led the state House of Representatives in prayer last week, Rep. Katrina Jackson's words seemed to recap a particularly contentious set of days in the chamber. Analysis: House showing independent streak with new governor As she led the state House of Representatives in prayer last week, Rep. Katrina Jackson's words seemed to recap a particularly contentious set of days in the chamber.

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  18. LsuWilson leaves hole to fill; LSU hosting elite prospectsWilson...Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2016 | The Town Talk

    Wilson leaves hole to fill; LSU hosting elite prospects A list of some of the possible and/or likely candidates to replace LSU recruiting coordinator Frank Wilson. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: BATON ROUGE - There is a large pool of possible and/or likely candidates to replace Frank Wilson, who was introduced as Texas-San Antonio's new head football coach on Friday after working six years as LSU's recruiting coordinator and bringing in three of the nation's top six recruiting classes over that span.

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  19. Obama serves up kudos for Edwards' MedicaidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Town Talk

    At a town hall event Thursday with Louisiana residents, President Barack Obama praised the decision by Louisiana's new governor, Democrat John Bel Edwards, to expand Medicaid in his state. Obama serves up kudos for Edwards' Medicaid expansion BATON ROUGE - At a town hall event Thursday with Louisiana residents, President Barack Obama praised the decision by Louisiana's new governor, Democrat John Bel Edwards, to expand Medicaid in his state.

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  20. Corps: No need to open Morganza floodway onaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | The Town Talk

    The Army Corps of Engineers said Monday it would not open the Morganza Floodway to draw down the Mississippi River's crest after the latest forecasts showed the swollen river wasn't going to be as much of a men Corps: No need to open Morganza floodway on Mississippi The Army Corps of Engineers said Monday it would not open the Morganza Floodway to draw down the Mississippi River's crest after the latest forecasts showed the swollen river wasn't going to be as much of a men Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: NEW ORLEANS - The Army Corps of Engineers said Monday it would not open the Morganza Floodway to draw down the Mississippi River's crest after the latest forecasts showed the swollen river wasn't going to be as much of a menace as feared.

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