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  1. Thermaldyne to move forward with $50 million, 75-job West Baton Rouge reclamation plantRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Thermaldyne has invested $50 million in a West Baton Rouge industrial waste reclamation plant set to open in late 2018, bringing 75 new jobs, officials said Monday. The environmental solutions company had previously announced the project along with former Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration in 2015, though the project was then a $19 million investment that was set to bring 45 jobs.

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

    Thursday Aug 16 | 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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  3. Ochsner deal to takeover two north Louisiana safety net hospitals near completionRead the original story

    Monday Aug 13 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... Monroe and Shreveport from BRF. BRF secured the contract to operate the hospitals in 2013 as part of then Gov. Bobby Jindal's privatization of the state's charity hospital system. At the time BRF was the only organization willing to take on the ...

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  4. Stephanie Grace: Bryan Wagner brought great convention to New Orleans, but it won't happen againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Advocate

    ... and made the gathering all about responding and helping. The first night of programming was canceled. Then-Gov. Bobby Jindal scratched his scheduled speech to run things back home. Laura Bush and Cindy McCain trekked out to the suburban hotel where ...

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Opinion: The real Maria Butina scandal: FBI could have prevented itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | The Hill

    ... where she had contact with former or current U.S. officials such as John Bolton (2013), former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (2014), Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (2015), former U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) and future President Donald John Trump ...

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  14. After waiting 50 years for funding, $760 million project looks to ease St. John flooding woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | The Advocate

    ... from Hurricane Isaac in the Bridgewood neighborhood in LaPlace, with New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, Governor Bobby Jindal and Sheriff Mike Tregre on Sept. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) Advocate staff photo by ARTHUR D. LAUCK -- ...

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  15. Stephanie Grace: Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has just as many allies as he does detractorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 30 | The Advocate

    ... of Democrat-turned-Republican Senate President John Alario, who played a similar role when Republican Bobby Jindal was governor, as well as to the presence of a critical mass of veterans from the old, less partisan days. Don't count on it lasting; ...

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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. For John Bel Edwards, polling at 49 percent approval is good news for a Democrat in a red stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | The Advocate

    ... t support from just 19 percent of the constituents polled - a figure so low that it rivals Edwards' predecessor Bobby Jindal's approval rating toward the end of his two terms.

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  19. 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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  20. 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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