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August 08 09:49 AM
I don’t like his politics. I don’t like his theology. I don’t like his worldview. I don’t like his view of America. I don’t like what he’s DOING to America. I don’t really much like HIM. I think he is arrogant. I think he is narcissistic. don’t like him, but I love him, because that’s what Jesus tells me to do.
August 08 09:49 AM
One of the problems with the federal Affordable Care Act (called “Obamacare” by the president himself) is the way it’s paid for: with $700 billion of taxpayer money taken from Medicare. Many Louisiana officials, myself included, have criticized this.
August 08 09:49 AM
Speaking with a close friend regarding this issue, we came to the conclusion that the services provided by our sanitation workers ranks above fire and police protection. Imagine if your trash and garbage was not picked up and allowed to accumulate; your health would be in serious jeopardy.
August 08 09:49 AM
In what will be the battle of the lawsuits, the city of Shreveport and Calvin Grigsby (actually Grigsby & Associates Inc.) have squared off against each other over the termination of Grigsby’s financial service contract with the city for the re-structuring of the city’s bond indebtedness and marketing of the $165 million of municipal bonds.
August 01 09:57 AM
Ollie Tyler’s mayoral campaign hypes her “great success” as the Caddo school superintendent during her tenure (July 1, 2003 — July 31, 2007). And in fact, Tyler claims that her administrative experience in Caddo (and in Baton Rouge/New Orleans) make her the most qualified candidate to be Shreveport’s next mayor.
August 01 09:57 AM
Unless you just parachuted in from Mars, you've probably seen media reports about the retirement bill recently passed by the Legislature and signed by the governor (Act 859) that boosts the retirement benefits for a small number (allegedly two) of Louisiana State Police Troopers.
August 01 09:57 AM
Twenty-six years ago, after almost 12 years with the Louisiana State Police, I graduated from LSU Law School and, immediately after passing the bar on my first attempt, was hired by then nationally acclaimed District Attorney Henry Brown as one of his prosecutors.
August 01 09:57 AM
As you watch events unfold in the Middle East, never take your eyes off Israel. What Israel does and what Israel says is always important. What other countries say about Israel and what other countries do about Israel or to Israel is always important..
August 01 09:57 AM
After more than 45 years of community and political experience, I feel that I must warn voters about making hasty and uneducated decisions of supporting candidates for political office. We should remember that qualifying to run for elected office in fall elections is Aug.
July 25 10:10 AM
It’s almost unheard of for an incumbent district attorney to be defeated in a re-election bid, especially after serving only one term. But that may just be the case for embattled Caddo District Attorney Charles Scott, whose six -year term ends this year.

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