Guest columnists

May 28, 2013

Author’s AARP ’16 must haves’ list comes up short

Best-selling author Jacquelyn Mitchard listed 16 songs everyone over 50 must own on AARP’s website. No, I wasn’t trolling AARP’s site; they sent me an email […]
June 4, 2013

Hospital contracts have financial gaps

Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration is moving so quickly to privatize the LSU-run hospitals that deals are being approved with significant financing pieces still uncertain, raising questions […]
June 4, 2013

Looking back: The Election from Hell

(As my retirement approaches, some of my weekly columns will look back at key events during my career with LABI. This column is the first in […]
June 4, 2013

Easy fix to IRS corruption

Sir John Dalberg-Acton famously observed, “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” No federal agency enjoys more power than the “absolute power” wielded by […]