Guest columnists

July 2, 2013

Too soon to call Jindal a ‘lame duck’

Anyone who is declaring Gov. Bobby Jindal a “lame duck” should remember that Louisiana’s governor has widespread authority outside of the legislative branch and the power […]
July 2, 2013

Looking Back, Part III: Special Session of 1996

For years the civil justice system in Louisiana was one of the worst in the nation in spite of very few bills being passed by the […]
July 2, 2013

Details matter in Louisiana’s Charity hospital reford

In 2009, when Alvarez & Marsal, a national performance auditor, recommended a handful of common-sense business practices that would save taxpayers $72 million a year at […]
July 9, 2013

Lawmakers stall public records debate

Lawmakers complain that they can’t get certain information from Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration and that a provision they wrote into public records law in 2009 has […]