Sunday, December 10, 2017
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Saturday, December 09, 2017
Saturday, December 09, 2017

Recently, Patricia Manchester, of Baton Rouge, was involved in a serious crash on Interstate 10 in New Orleans, where her car was totaled. Thankfully, Patricia’s 13-month-old daughter wasn’t injured in the crash because she was properly restrained…

Saturday, December 09, 2017
Saturday, December 09, 2017

In ordinary circumstances, Louisiana ought to be spending a lot of its money on maintenance and repairs of its highways, bridges and other infrastructure. But that is now the priority plan for the state highway department out of necessity, not choice.

Friday, December 08, 2017

Over the last few years, the trend is growing to release/fire a coach if the team does not have a successful season. I think that perhaps colleges/universities should consider the same and release/fire a professor if his/her students are not successful.

Friday, December 08, 2017
Thursday, December 07, 2017
Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Recently, more than 40 taxpayers from three local organizations — Step Up Louisiana, Democratic Socialists of New Orleans, and Metairie Indivisible — gathered outside U.S. Sen. John Kennedy’s office to protest the GOP tax bill. The Senate passed t…

Tuesday, December 05, 2017
Monday, December 04, 2017

Louisiana, like most of the country, has entered the homestretch of the health insurance open enrollment period. With the Dec. 15 deadline just around the corner, those working to get Louisianians covered are racing to assist the 143,577 residents…

Sunday, December 03, 2017

I read your recent article, “N.O. schools on 3-year slide” hoping for at least a glimmer of resistance to the massive and abusive web of obsessive testing foisted on our public schools, charter and traditional, throughout the USA. I found no such …

Saturday, December 02, 2017
Friday, December 01, 2017
Thursday, November 30, 2017

In 1990, Louisiana voters passed a 20-cent-per gallon gas tax that was to be dedicated "solely" for the purpose of funding transportation projects. Since then, our Legislature has dipped into it for transportation employee salaries and funding hig…