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  1. Christie security detail tops $2MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Courier News

    ... states. Costs for other governors' security details vary. Security costs for Republican former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal topped $2 million in the last fiscal year, according to the head of the Louisiana state police. Republican Ohio Gov. John ...

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  2. Rising star? Dems tap 72-year-old former gov to respond to Trump's Congressional addressRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... the party out of power a chance to raise the profile of some of their younger talent. During the Obama era, Bobby Jindal, Marco Rubio, Nikki Haley, Joni Ernst and Paul Ryan were among those who delivered the response. So was Virginia Gov. Bob ...

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  3. See how much N.J. taxpayers have spent for Christie's security detailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

    ... sitting governors" in the U.S. Such costs vary widely from state to state. Costs for former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a Republican who also ran for president in the last election, topped $2 million in the last fiscal year, according to the AP. ...

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  4. NJ taxpayers spent $2M (and counting) on Christie travel securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... states. Costs for other governors' security details vary. Security costs for Republican former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal topped $2 million in the last fiscal year, according to the head of the Louisiana state police. Republican Ohio Gov. John ...

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  5. Incentive package still applies for Formosa's $9.4B petrochemical project, LED chief saysRead the original story

    Thursday | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... of this magnitude, and the company has been working at its appropriate pace." Formosa officials and former Gov. Bobby Jindal first unveiled the Taiwan-based company's plans to build new petrochemical facilities in Louisiana in September 2015. The ...

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  6. Edwards, Louisiana legislature still on course for budgetary disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BayouBuzz.com

    ... state lawmakers have made eight different withdrawals from this safety net. The worst offender was Governor Bobby Jindal, who approved four withdrawals; however, his record could be beaten by the Governor John Bel Edwards, who in just 13 months in ...

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  7. John Bel Edwards declines to express confidence in State Police Col....Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... look into the trip highlighted in The Advocate report, as well as other trips that took place during Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration. Edwards' investigation will be independent from the investigation already being done internally by the state ...

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  8. Grace Notes: Kansas' Legislature has had enough. Will Louisiana's follow suit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Advocate

    As former Gov. Bobby Jindal was wrapping up his second term in 2015, a national polling firm singled him out for a dubious honor: According to Morning Consult's surveys in all 50 states, Jindal's constituents gave him the second-lowest approval rating of any chief executive in the nation. So who beat him out for the title of most reviled? That would be Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, who got thumbs-ups from just 26 percent of people polled, to Jindal's 35 percent.

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  9. Louisiana's tougher tenure law sparks exodus of more than 1,000 teachers, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Advocate

    ... of Louisiana's teacher workforce," the review says. The report focused on a law that was part of then Gov. Bobby Jindal's push to overhaul public schools, whose scores have lagged behind students in most states for generations. Before the change ...

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  10. Lanny Keller: Bringing the Washington swamp to Baton RougeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Advocate

    ... purpose has been left. And ironically, those who are most playing the anti-tax political game of former Gov. Bobby Jindal are the same Republicans eager for local projects and favors from the state government they injure. With a budget hole of ...

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  11. Despite efforts to rein it in, tax break even more lucrative for manufacturers in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Advocate

    ... to an analysis by Together Louisiana, a coalition of clergy and community groups. In 2015, the last year Bobby Jindal was governor, the state issued $2.9 billion. The 2016 rate of ITEP approvals was 441 percent of the average rate of approvals from ...

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  12. Party affiliation major factor in Louisiana Governor, Session pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... for the budget crisis? That question drew some interesting answers from respondents. Former Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal got 60% of the blame, current Gov. Edwards got 13%, and the Legislature was cited by 23%, But only 35% of Republican respondents ...

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  13. Editorial: Lawmakers, failure won't doRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Daily World

    ... the 2017 state budget might crash and burn even before it took off. No surprises there. Eight years of Gov. Bobby Jindal budgets, routinely OK'd by Louisiana lawmakers, led state finances inexorably toward ruin. Flagging oil prices bedevil ...

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  14. Blind ideology of no new taxes hides shell gameRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Panolian

    ... We will learn the details when it's a done deal. Mississippi is following examples set in Louisiana by the Bobby Jindal administration and in Kansas by the Sam Brownback administration. Both were disastrous, but that lesson is apparently lost on ...

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  15. Edwards' campaign war chest tops $3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Daily World

    ... s leadership, but neither has said they plan to run against Edwards in 2019. Edwards' campaign said former Gov. Bobby Jindal, a Republican, raised a similar amount during his first year in office at $3.5 million.

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  16. Gov. Edwards already has more than $3 million for re-election campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... ready has more than $3 million in the bank for his re-election campaign. That's just below what former governor Bobby Jindal had during his first year in office.

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  17. All you need to know about the Rainy Day FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Daily World

    ... of every governor who has served in the 21st Century. The most withdrawals - four - came under Gov. Bobby Jindal from 2009-15. Last year under Edwards the Legislature approved a $128.5 million withdrawal with no opposing votes. The fund's peak ...

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  18. Our Views: Let us help you understand Louisiana's budget messRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Advocate

    ... partly because of the influx of hurricane recovery revenues cited by Harris, and partly because of former Gov. Bobby Jindal's raiding of one-time money for the budget, like an addict trying to avoid the hard stuff, but finding the political ...

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  19. NBA All-Star game spotlights LGBT oasis in the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Daily Journal

    ... further than his Democratic predecessors by including transgender people (immediate predecessor Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal did not sign any such order). The order has since stalled in legal wrangling but Guidry still considers it important. ...

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  20. NBA All-Star game spotlights New Orleans, LGBT oasis in the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NOLA.com

    ... further than his Democratic predecessors by including transgender people (immediate predecessor Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal did not sign any such order). The order has since stalled in legal wrangling but Guidry still considers it important. ...

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