By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer While campaigning for President last week, Louisiana Governor Piyush Jindal ripped into former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton’s habit of
By James Wright Contributing Writer (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Afro American Newspaper) — On Feb. 24, the Congressional Black Caucus
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer Already multiple potential names are being floated as candidates to replace the recently re-elected Frank Marullo, from two of his 2014 opponents to a recent magistrate ... Timeline shortens for La. to become a minority majority state
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer According to a new study around 2035, Louisiana will become a minority-majority state. In other words, in about 20 years, the politics of the state as ... Jindal’s tax credit repeals hurt parishes/economic development
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer The Jindal Administration announced on February 27 that the governor seeks to repeal some $777,346,103 in state tax credits netting the Louisiana Treasury $589,794,455. By “raising ... Critics say GOP education reform would hurt poor and Black students
By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – As the Republican-led Congress prepares to update the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), civil rights groups, educators and student advocates fear that ... Immigration executive order hits ‘speed bump’ say proponents
By Mason Harrison Contributing Writer personal loan long island Three months after President Barack Obama announced the expansion of federal authority to stave off deportations for millions of undocumented youths and ... Is Retired Lt. General Russel Honoré running for governor?
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer Right now Jay Dardenne and John Young fight the whisper game. They both battle those unnamed “experts” who mutter with supposed wisdom that each is ... Pres. Obama’s ratings are up
President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech has boosted his popularity. President Barack Obama received a 50 percent job-approval rating, following his State of the Union address this month, but ... La. budget woes could pit SUNO against Hollywood South
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer In 2015, Louisiana faces a looming $1 billion deficit. With a budgetary situation this bad, fiscal reform advocates wonder if the window has finally opened to radically ...
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