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  1. Cassidy touts flood rate rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | BayouBuzz.com

    Advocate staff photo by A.J. SISCO -- U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy , a candidate for U.S. Senate, speaks at a campaign rally in Metairie, Louisiana, Friday, December 5, 2014. Cassidy is in a tight race with incumbent Sen. U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy , R-La., stopped in Algiers on Wednesday to tout bills that he said would help keep flood insurance premiums from skyrocketing, help people suffering from mental illness and give citizens more control over their health care coverage and its cost.

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  2. U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy to visit Algiers, Plaquemines WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | NOLA.com

    U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., will hold meetings in Algiers and Belle Chasse on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, before heading to the Northshore on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015. . He will speak to a gathering of the Plaquemines Association of Business and Industry at 11:30 a.m. at Bayou Barriere Golf Club, Belle Chasse.

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  3. Could lifting the oil ban keep gas prices low and put people to work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    On the surface, low oil and gas prices sound like a good thing, but in Louisiana those prices mean less revenue for the state and could mean people without jobs. However, there is a push to put our oil and gas on the international market, which could help put Louisiana back in the black.

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  4. VIDEO: Former Senator Landrieu calls Jindal 'a hypocrite,' 'shameful'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    Former Senator Mary Landrieu blasted Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal while discussing Republican presidential candidates on the web site RealClearPolitics.com. The senator, ousted by voters last November in favor of Republican Bill Cassidy, didn't mince any words when it came to her home state's governor.

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  5. Attacks in the Louisiana governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Best of New Orleans

    In the race for governor, U.S. Sen. David Vitter will face questions and criticism about his prostitution scandal. Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne and state Rep. John Bel Edwards promise as much.

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  6. GOP candidates for governor oppose removingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | The Times

    All three Republicans in Louisiana's race for governor say they're against moving Confederate monuments in New Orleans, while the GOP candidates for governor oppose removing monuments BATON ROUGE - All three Republicans in Louisiana's race for governor say they're against moving Confederate monuments in New Orleans, while the Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: David Vitter U.S. Senator David Vitter speaks while attending a campaign rally with U.S. Senate candidate Bill Cassidy Monday, October 13, 2014, at the Fontana Center in Lafayette, La.

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  7. Mary Landrieu trashes Jindal, praises BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Politico

    Mary Landrieu thinks that some of the GOP 2016 candidates are good leaders - with the notable exception of the governor of her own state. "I've never said this about any other politician in my life, I've never seen anymore promote himself at the expense of the people that he's supposed to serve - and it's shameful - and I am so happy that he is at 1 percent and I hope he stays there," the former Democratic senator from Louisiana said about Bobby Jindal.

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  8. Mary Landrieu says Gov. Bobby Jindal would make - a terrible president'Read the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | BayouBuzz.com

    Former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu thinks that some of the GOP 2016 candidates are good leaders - with the notable exception of the governor of her own state, according to a report by Politico.com. "I've never said this about any other politician in my life, I've never seen anymore promote himself at the expense of the people that he's supposed to serve - and it's shameful - and I am so happy that he is at 1 percent and I hope he stays there," Landrieu said about Bobby Jindal.

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  9. Obama administration OKs oil exports to MexicoRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | BayouBuzz.com

    The Obama administration is taking tentative steps to waive the 40-year ban on crude oil exports, approving swaps of U.S. light crude oil for imports of heavy Mexican crude oil. The Department of Commerce approved the transactions Friday, under authority granted the Obama administration by Congress, according to congressional sources.

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  10. Obama administration okays oil exports to MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Times-Picayune

    The Obama administration is taking tentative steps to waive the 40-year ban on crude oil exports, approving swaps of U.S. light crude oil for imports of heavy Mexican crude oil. The Department of Commerce approved the transactions Friday, under authority Congress granted the Obama administration, according to congressional sources.

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  11. The long gray line that turns out to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Advocate

    Gov. Bobby Jindal's first question in the first nationally televised Republican presidential primary debate was why he was so unpopular in Louisiana. Pinsonat's semiannual polls charted the decline from 2009, when about two-thirds of the state's voters surveyed thought he was doing a fine job, to 2013, when those numbers first dropped 30 percentage points to 37.8 percent.

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  12. One parish, two senatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Daily World

    One parish, two senators Rarer than a meteor shower is both U.S. Senators' presence in St. Landry Parish the same day Check out this story on dailyworld.com: U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy answers questions from the audience during a town hall-style meeting Thursday at the Delta Grand Theater in Opelousas. Except during campaign season, it's rare for both of Louisiana's U.S. Senators to visit St. Landry Parish within the same month, let alone on the same day.

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  13. Life after the Senate: What's Mary Landrieu doing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Times

    Life after the Senate: What's Mary Landrieu doing? Landrieu said she would never say never to another run for office. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: These days, Mary Landrieu cherishes a schedule that isn't packed with meetings, votes and speeches on the Senate floor.

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  14. Senators praise Fort Polk - team'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Town Talk

    Senators praise Fort Polk 'team' Cassidy, Vitter pledge to keep fighting for Vernon Parish post Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: U.S. Sen. David Vitter and U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy speak at a Central Louisiana Chamber of Commerce event held Thursday at the Sai Hotel and Convention Center. Protecting Fort Polk from major personnel losses in the face of Army cuts was "a team effort," U.S. Sens. Bill Cassidy and David Vitter said at an appearance in Alexandria.

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  15. Cassidy: Iran deal could put US in crosshairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Times

    Cassidy: Iran deal could put US in crosshairs U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy said he will vote on a measure opposing the Iran nuclear deal. Check out this story on shreveporttimes.com: U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., left, speaks to state Sen. Neil Riser, R-Columbia, at the Monroe Civic Center Wednesday.

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  16. Vitter to Mitch Landrieu: Focus upon State Police, not confederate monumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | BayouBuzz.com

    One can argue that US Senator and now Louisiana gubernatorial candidate, David Vitter, gets pleasure and political mileage, in knocking a Landrieu at every opportunity. He helped torpedo Senator Mary Landrieu's ship last year by backing fellow republican Bill Cassidy.

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  17. Patients' Rights, Privacy Concerns Highlighted in Mental Health LawsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | US News & World Report

    Proposed mental health laws aim to ease access to services, but critics fear they infringe on patients' freedom and right to privacy. Long-stalled federal legislation aimed at reforming the mental health care system is likely to come before Congress in the fall, but questions about patients' rights and privacy threaten to derail any chance of passing a meaningful measure.

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  18. House and Senate Mental Health Bills Show America's ProgressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | US News & World Report

    There has been little sign of life since the 1960s when it comes to legislation aimed at improving the mental health and addiction services in this country. In 1963, Congress passed President John F. Kennedy's Community Mental Health Act.

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  19. Sandy Hook Promise Endorses Mental Health Reform ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Patch.com

    U.S. Senators Chris Murphy, D-Conn. and Bill Cassidy, R-La have proposed the Mental Health Reform Act of 2015.

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  20. Senator Cassidy planning visit to Opelousas, LaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    Louisiana's Junior Senator, Bill Cassidy, R-La. plans a town hall-style meeting Thursday, August 13, 2015, at the Delta Grand Theatre in Opelousas, 120 S. Market St. The event will allow citizens to ask about issues that concern them.

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