politics

Louisiana GOP House pumps the budget brakes
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Associated Press
December 13, 2019 - 5:49 am
Louisiana's income forecasting battles are continuing into Gov. John Bel Edwards' next four-year term. The House's Republican budget committee chairman Cameron Henry refused Thursday to boost the state's revenue projections as sought by the Democratic Edwards administration. Henry says the state...
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Scoot and Frank Brigtsen during Friday's Turkey Talk
Scoot
November 27, 2019 - 9:30 am
Thanksgiving is a time when families and friends come together and give thanks. The tradition dates back to 1621 when the new settlers from England and the Native Americans came together to give thanks for the first harvest in the New World. Historical records are sketchy, but from the documented...
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Impeachment hearings
Scoot
November 21, 2019 - 1:06 pm
With each word of testimony in the impeachment hearings, there is a deepening of the great political divide in America. This morning, I changed my pattern of switching back and forth between the three major cable news networks, and I focused only on The Fox News Channel. As I stayed on Fox News, I...
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Scoot
November 20, 2019 - 12:41 pm
To say that today’s testimony in the impeachment inquiry of President Trump is damaging President Trump and the Republicans’ insistence that the hearings are nothing more than a “witch hunt” would be a gross understatement. Even the most loyal Trump supporters are challenged with processing...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
November 20, 2019 - 11:20 am
I’ll admit it. I view a lot of things in the world through the prism of films. I like me some movies. Sometimes they reflect what happens in society; sometimes they dictate what happens in society. I mention it because that’s how I view the current impeachment inquiry hearings. Today Ambassador...
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Scoot
November 19, 2019 - 1:17 pm
“Denver Radio Host Says He Was Fired for Criticizing Trump!” That was the headline that quickly spread across the national media, but is it accurate? Attorney and Denver talk show host, Craig Silverman, reported to a local news source that his mic was cut off and his show abruptly ended this past...
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