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  1. Ex-Gov. Bobby Jindal: 'Media has gone so shrill with President Trump'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Former Gov. Bobby Jindal says he thinks that the media is treating President Donald Trump unfairly, as the president continues to ramp up his anti-press rhetoric. "The media has gone so shrill with President Trump ... They are so shrill that the only people watching and reading some of these networks now are liberal activists," Jindal said during an appearance on Your World with Neil Cavuto on Thursday.

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  2. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | Daily World

    ... Jackson said. "I want to know the feasibility of going back to the old way when everybody was happy." Gov. Bobby Jindal and the Legislature privatized OGB during Jindal's first term he began in 2008. The governor and Legislature also swept a $500 ...

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  3. Louisiana audit staff walks back comments about sloppy Medicaid programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | NOLA.com

    ... to track Medicaid payments wasn't meant to manage the privatized Medicaid program that was implemented by Gov. Bobby Jindal in 2012. The Louisiana Department of Health also got rid of its internal audit staff when Jindal was in office, though the ...

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  4. Louisiana ranked dead last in healthcare in 2018 Wallet Hub surveyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 6 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... Affordable Care Act under current Governor John Bel Edwards or privatizes its hospitals (under former Governor Bobby Jindal)--is still in the pits for healthcare. More specifically, dead last, at least, according to the 2018 Best & Worst States for ...

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  5. Shri Thanedar Isn't ProgressiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | OpEdNews

    ... run as a Democrat after previously donating money to campaigns of conservative Republicans like former governor Bobby Jindal (R-LA) and former senator Jim Talent (R-MO). The office of governor isn't an entry-level position. Why wouldn't Thanedar run ...

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  6. Our Views: Louisiana's lawyers can argue until coast is long gone, and they probably willRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | The Advocate

    ... default, ended up in the courts, which can be pretty blunt instruments for enacting public policy. Former Gov. Bobby Jindal had worked to derail similar litigation against the energy industry, pointing to a political solution as a better ...

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  7. Governor John Bel EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... sessions on finances, on top of three scheduled regular sessions. Edwards' immediate predecessor, Republican Bobby Jindal, let 168 pieces of legislation take effect without his signature, all during his first two years in office, 2008 and 2009. ...

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  8. Lawmaker: New Louisiana hospitals deal could cost state moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... foundation, is running the Monroe and Shreveport hospitals under a 2013 no-bid contract struck by former Gov. Bobby Jindal. The privatization deal has been contentious since it began, with repeated clashes over payment amounts and contract terms. ...

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  9. Jindal: This political fight will go many more roundsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 3 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Long before President Trump, American politics were taking on an increasingly partisan tenor, writes former Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal in a guest column in Gerrymandering succeeded all too well, creating districts so safe that many members of Congress began to fear primary challenges if they deviated from the party hymnal or worked across the aisle, Jindal writes. Another factor, he adds, is many legislators living in their districts and commuting to Washington, diminishing opportunities for them to meet-and humanize-colleagues from the other party.

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  10. Stephanie Grace: Jeff Landry says Louisiana Republicans should back 1 governor candidate, but who?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Advocate

    ... and unsympathetic to victims. And he's suggested that the fact that Louisiana hasn't put anyone to death since Bobby Jindal's first term is due to Edwards' weak knees rather than legal and practical barriers. "Louisiana currently has more than 70 ...

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  11. Gov. John Bel Edwards to address conservative ALEC conference in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | The Advocate

    ... Legislative Exchange C Efforts to overhaul tax codes, such as the effort being pushed in Louisiana by Gov. Bobby Jindal, stem from proposals by a policy advocacy gro Workshop topics are set to include those that promote school choice, review ...

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  12. Another audit raises Louisiana Medicaid oversight issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | NOLA.com

    ... when the problems were identified by auditors. Health department officials blamed policies of former Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration for the improper diversion of $2.8 million in fines and penalties over the six-year period, saying corrective ...

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  13. Local, state officials steering clear of Tiger Truck Stop owner's latest battle with animal advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | The Advocate

    ... photo by LEE CELANO - Tony the Tiger drinks water at the Tiger Truck Stop June 20, 2014, in Grosse Tete. Gov. Bobby Jindal quietly signed into law Senate Bill 250, granting an exception for the tiger, who is kept in a caged facility at the truck ...

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  14. There used to be a hospital right here. What now? | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | NOLA.com

    ... and CCNO Development called 1452 Tulane Partners. The same groups were chosen in a process started under Gov. Bobby Jindal and abandoned three years ago amid questions of transparency and whether the state was getting its money's worth. The hope is ...

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  15. Letters: Why didn't GOP leaders address waste?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | The Advocate

    ... regarding government waste under Gov. John Bel Edwards. My question to her is, why did a very conservative Gov. Bobby Jindal, presiding over very conservative Republican majorities in the state House and Senate, not eliminate this waste when they ...

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  16. Louisiana AG ramps up push for restart of executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 24 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... looked into compounding lethal injection drugs at one of Louisiana's prison pharmacies during former Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration. She said the facilities don't meet state standards for compounding pharmacies, but she said the larger problem ...

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  17. Stephanie Grace: Even as he talks up Biden, Mitch Landrieu starts to build his national imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | The Advocate

    ... eyed the big stage, there was no doubt as to what he wanted and how he planned to get it. Former Gov. Bobby Jindal barely bothered to conceal his presidential hopes, and pursued hard-right policies that were unpopular even in conservative Louisiana, ...

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  18. Despite 2010 law, Louisiana still grappling with how to rate teachers fairlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | The Advocate

    ... to regularly see how teachers fare using student test scores. The 2010 measure, which was pushed by former Gov. Bobby Jindal, replaced an earlier system in which nearly every public school teacher in Louisiana, after a cursory check, was routinely ...

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  19. Our Views: Despite state budget win, Louisiana is far from creating stable tax structureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 21 | The Advocate

    ... it very wrong over the last decade. High oil prices and budgetary gimmicks in the administration of former Gov. Bobby Jindal were setting up Louisiana for the budget crash, and the ratings agencies didn't look deeply enough into that morass. ...

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  20. Jeff Sadow: Louisiana health department has more work to do on disabilities waiver listRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 21 | The Advocate

    ... for an immediate need. Thankfully, Gov. John Bel Edwards completed this effort that began under former Gov. Bobby Jindal. But tinkering with program administration goes only so far. These changes haven't helped provide all necessary assistance to ...

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