Politics

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 17, 2018 - 9:20 pm
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell has released a list of what she calls acheivements and progress during her first three months in office. While political analyst Clancy DuBos says it's hard to give Cantrell a grade for her first hundred days because there is not a lot to grade her on, Cantrell...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 10, 2018 - 12:39 pm
How many times have the nominations come out for the Oscars, and you realize you have seen very few - if any - of the movies up for an Academy Award? Well, a new Oscar category may change that. The Associated Press says that the Motion Picture Academy will now have an award for the "best popular...
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August 01, 2018 - 4:27 pm
(WWL.com) - Attorney General Jeff Landry says “there no doubt if I run I’ll beat John Bel Edwards, and you can tell him that.” That’s from an interview yesterday with USA Today’s Greg Hilburn, where the AG seemed to throw down the gauntlet and do everything shy of outright saying he’s running for...
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July 30, 2018 - 8:50 am
(WWL.com) Medicare for All may have been a fringe position just two years ago, but a survey of Louisiana’s 2018 Democratic congressional candidates shows nearly unanimous support for the policy. 3rd district candidate Mimi Methvin, who’s running against Congressman Clay Higgins, says it may take...
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