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  1. Keller: Trying to sort out the mess that is LSU, 'holistic admissions,' board of regents...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    ... much hypocrisy about money in higher education. LSU and other colleges suffered budget cuts under former Gov. Bobby Jindal. Paying customers from Houston are not displacing in-state LSU students, Alexander said. For conservatives, of course, the ...

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  2. Audit suggests reducing Louisiana boards and commissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | NOLA.com

    ... auditor. The Workforce & Innovation for a Stronger Economy (WISE) Fund Strategic Planning Council, which Gov. Bobby Jindal set up with much fanfare in 2014, is one of the groups the auditor proposes shutting down. Jindal created the WISE fund and ...

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  3. McIntyre: Reagana s back, in 3D, at Simi Valley presidential libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | LA Daily News

    ... candidates offered up recently by the Republicans and Democrats haven't exactly set the world on fire: Bobby Jindal and George Pataki? Martin O'Malley and Lincoln Chafee? Believe it or not, all four of these nonentities were candidates for the ...

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  4. Bobby Jindal is no Nikki HaleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | NOLA.com

    Former South Carolina Gov. and UN Ambassador Nikki Haley, left, and former U.S. Representative Congressman and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal were rising stars in the Republican Party a decade ago. Only one is still being talked about as a possible presidential candidate.

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  5. Political Horizons: Louisiana race for secretary of state likely to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by Richard Alan Hannon Shot 6/4/08 00012481a Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, left, listens as GOP presidential candidate John McCain, right, acknowledges a question during a short media availability session following his town hall meeting campaign stop Wednesday at the Baton Rouge River Center. Advocate staff photo by Richard Alan Hannon Shot 6/4/08 00012481a Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, left, listens as GOP presidential candidate John McCain, right, acknowledges a question during a short media availability session following his town hall meeting campaign stop Wednesday at the Baton Rouge River Center.

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  6. Nikki Haley Fast FactsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 12 | WAAY

    ... to hold the governorship of South Carolina. She is also the second Indian-American governor in US history. Bobby Jindal was the first, in Louisiana. June 22, 2015 - Calls for the removal of the Confederate battle flag from the South Carolina State ...

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  7. Letters: Jindal's new job is ironicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Advocate

    Imagine my shock after learning last week that former Gov. Bobby Jindal joined ranks as a board member of Florida-based WellCare Health Plans Inc. This group's primary mission is providing government-sponsored managed care services primarily through Medicaid and Medicare Rx plans. Interesting as Jindal made clear his opposition to Medicaid expansion.

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  8. Onetime presidential hopeful Scott Walker down 10 points in new Wisconsin pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Salon

    ... the crowded GOP field, became the first to drop out after just 70 days. with fellow former Republican governors Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and Sam Brownback of Kansas, who imposed hard-right fiscal policies that endeared them to national ...

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  9. Move to end Plaquemines' coastal erosion lawsuits against oil and gas companies falls a vote shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Advocate

    ... to a jury or a judge, and they know it's not going to be a good case for them," said Carmouche. Then-Gov. Bobby Jindal opposed the suits, along with an unrelated and ultimately failed case brought by the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection ...

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  10. News | UN Ambassador Nikki Haley ResignsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Go Local

    Prior to serving on the UN, Haley served as the 116th Governor of South Carolina, and the South Carolina House of Representatives. She was the first female governor of South Carolina, and the second Indian-American, after Bobby Jindal, to serve as a governor in the United States.

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  11. What is Nikki Haley up to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The Economist

    ... members of his cabinet, and did not get along with Rex Tillerson, Mr Trump's first secretary of state. Like Bobby Jindal, another child of Indian immigrants who became the Republican governor of a southern state, Ms Haley once seemed to offer a more ...

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  12. Nikki Haley resigns as America's ambassador to the UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | The Economist

    ... members of his cabinet, and did not get along with Rex Tillerson, Mr Trump's first secretary of state. Like Bobby Jindal, another child of Indian immigrants who became Republican governor of a southern state, Ms Haley seemed to offer a more ...

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  13. Elmer's airstrip hits LWFC agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Advocate

    ... Grand Isle for nearly five years before the Elmer family worked out the state's purchase during former Gov. Bobby Jindal 's administration. It was managed by the LDWF's Fisheries Division as the Elmer's Island Wildlife Refuge and opened to public ...

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  14. Missing in the G.O.P.: Black and Hispanic Nominees for GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The New York Times

    For decades Republican leaders vowed to recruit more minority candidates and tried to project a "big tent" image for the party, and in recent years they saw some payoff with governors: Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and Nikki Haley of South Carolina, both Indian-Americans who have since moved on, and Brian Sandoval of Nevada and Susana Martinez of New Mexico, both Hispanic-American. But in the first midterm elections under Donald J. Trump, whose campaign and presidency included strong appeals to white voters, Republicans have no black or Hispanic nominees for governor in 2018, and few from other racial minorities, in the 36 states holding elections for the position.

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  15. Allee Bautsch discusses Bobby Jindal candidacy launches fundraising careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | BayouBuzz.com

    What are the qualities needed to be a political campaign fundraiser, or perhaps, any type of fundraiser? How does one get started in this business? What are the requisite qualities in the person? These questions were the focus during the initial part of my interview last week, with one of the very best of them, fundraiser Alexandra "Allee Bautsch" Grunewald. Allee Bautsch first got into politics when helping Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal during his Congressional campaign, then getting a formal position as a staff member, then campaign finance director and later, fundraiser.

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  16. Dan Fagan: La. economy improves despite state policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | The Advocate

    ... news release. But Stephen Waguespack, CEO of the Louisiana Association of Business and Industry and former Gov. Bobby Jindal's chief of staff, says the recent rise in income is mostly a result of the state's construction companies landing big ...

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  17. Pin Oak petroleum storage terminal in St. John the Baptist sold for $450 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | The Advocate

    ... employ 70 people. The project was initially announced as an economic development deal under former Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration. As part of the deal announced this week, Pin Oak will retain an "economic interest" in the facility, which cost ...

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  18. Grace Notes: Bobby Jindal finally seeing the upside to Medicaid - for him, anywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | The Advocate

    Former Gov. Bobby Jindal has never minced words about Medicaid, particularly the largely federally funded expansion that he adamantly refused to accept on behalf of Louisiana's working poor. Here a few of those words: "The President is gradually turning the world's greatest health care system into the world's largest welfare system.

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  19. Jindal joins board of WellCare, a company that focuses 'on providing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Gov. Bobby Jindal talks about his tenure as Governor, as his two terms in office wind down. Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Gov. Bobby Jindal talks about his tenure as Governor, as his two terms in office wind down.

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  20. Stephanie Grace: If Gov. Edwards wants an example of how to not...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | The Advocate

    ... Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at Woman's Hospital in Baton Rouge, La. A decade ago, recently elected Gov. Bobby Jindal and a bunch of new legislators who made up the first post-term limits class were still finding their legs. Money was rolling in to ...

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