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Garvey vs Barrios: The Common Core debate

By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer The most contentious issue this election season, dividing Republicans and Democrats alike, has centered around the issue of the “Common

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Different polls disagree on possible gubernatorial run-off candidates

By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer The two most recent polls in the Louisiana Governor’s race continue to predict a Republican v. Democratic runoff between US

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Polls show that John Young currently leads in Lieutenant governor’s race
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer John Young was on the verge of opening his latest field office in Monroe when the candidate for Lieutenant Governor sat down to speak with The ...
Another government shutdown?
By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist Congress must approve a budget by October 1, or our government will shut down. That means that people will not be paid and technically, government departments will ...
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La.’s political season has officially commenced
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer As the clock ticked down payday advance in pocola oklahoma to 5 p.m. on September 10, 2015, the local political was held spellbound. Would John Georges ...
Georges and Deaton might widen democratic field for La. governor
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer The officially small loans direct deposit endorsed Demo­cratic Gubernatorial candidate John Bel Edwards has touted a Market Research Insight Poll of late. The June 2015 survey puts ...
GOP candidates lining up to replace Vitter in Senate
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer Can a Democrat is payday loans illegal in maryland beat David Vitter for governor this fall? State Rep. John Bel Edwards thinks he can, but his ...
Rtd. Lt. Gen. Russell Honoré says he is not running for La. governor
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing american cash advance payday loans Writer Rtd. Lt. General Russell Honoré rumored to have been contemplating making a run for governor of Louisiana ended such speculation on July ...
Louisiana’s legislators SAVEs Jindal’s presidental aspirations
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer The 2015 Regular Session clos­ed at 6 p.m. on Thursday June 11 with Louisiana legislators adopting a complicated ‘paper fiction’ that allowed Gov. Piyush Jindal to keep ...
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Former La. governor is less than optimistic over Jindal’s chances of winning presidency
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer Appearing on WBOK 1230 AM’s Inside City Hall program, former Gov. Kathleen Blanco noted of her successor’s Presidential ambitions, “Well let me just say I think he’s ...

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