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

    13 hrs ago | 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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  2. Louisiana makes it much too hard to recall a politician: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... the total registered, he said. This is how out of kilter Louisiana is. A proposed recall against former Gov. Bobby Jindal would have required more signatures than the one against former California Gov. Gray Davis, even though California is more than ...

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

    Yesterday | 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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  4. Donald Trump bested Hillary Clinton in this category tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NJ.com

    ... were the maximum $2,700, third highest among all of the 2016 presidential candidates. Former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal raised 75 percent of his money from donors who gave the maximum, followed by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush with 74 percent. Trump ...

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  5. Malloy's D.C. itinerary: dinner with the Trumps, lunch with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New Canaan News-Review

    ... Malloy is no stranger to conflict in the White House setting. Three years ago, he rebuked Louisiana's governor, Bobby Jindal , outside the White House after the Republican said the Obama administration had waved the "white flag" on the economy with ...

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

    Tuesday | 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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  7. 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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  8. New CEO at economic development partnership 'instantly captivated' by opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Powhatan Today

    ... Assembly. He served as Louisiana's secretary of economic development for more than seven years under then-Gov. Bobby Jindal, before moving to the LSU Foundation in 2015. Previously, he had served as president and CEO of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber ...

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  9. 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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  10. Our Views: Declaring a La. disaster once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Advocate

    ... in the affected parishes. News reports have mentioned Paul Rainwater, a former top aide to both former Gov. Bobby Jindal and former U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, as a candidate to be the next FEMA administrator. Regardless of who becomes the next leader ...

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Donald Trump & Mediocrity Of PrivilegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | NewsOne

    What would we hear from vehement right-wing Republicans and ardent "we need to move away from identity politics " liberals? Consider the following questions: What would Republicans say if, well , President Barack Obama had spent an inordinate amount of his time tweeting? Or if he and Democrats demanded that Ex-Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal , a U.S. citizen whose parents emigrated to the U.S. from India, show his birth certificate? What would be the reaction if Russians had hacked Republican National Committee computers and engaged in covert political propaganda to--at the most--help Hillary Clinton win, and--at the least--discredit Trump? What if, say , after Clinton had won, she and her husband ex-President Bill Clinton were cordial toward Russian President Vladimir Putin ? To be president, [Obama] had to be scholarly, intelligent, president of the Harvard Law Review, the product of some ... (more)

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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. Lanny Keller: Here are some upcoming challenges for Sharon Weston Broome, Baton Rouge economy, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Advocate

    ... for many years. With budget cuts to colleges and universities a commonplace during the years of former Gov. Bobby Jindal, the city's competitiveness is at serious risk. Absent meaningful tax reform, the economic drivers of a capital region may be ...

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  19. 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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  20. Legislature opens special session, begins fight over Rainy Day FundRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... to be cut up to 5%, Henry said. "(Edwards' plan) is Jindal economics," Henry said, referring to former Gov. Bobby Jindal's use of budget maneuvering to keep from cutting spending. "The same things he criticized is what he wants to use again." In ...

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