Guest columnists

June 17, 2014

Collaborate with oil & gas industry. Don’t fight against it.

During weeks of amplified debate about the state’s oil and gas industry, a key component was missing – collaborating with the oil and gas industry, rather […]
June 25, 2014

Jindal limited in Common Core push

Gov. Bobby Jindal wants Louisiana out of the Common Core education standards. There’s just one problem: his executive power has legal limits, and he can’t unilaterally […]
June 25, 2014

The Drought is Over

Do you remember where you were on the morning of Dec. 19, 1998? I do. I was at my desk in Washington, D.C., watching the C-SPAN […]
July 3, 2014

Jindal vetoes make mark on session

Gov. Bobby Jindal proposed a light agenda to lawmakers, but he put a strong stamp on the 2014 legislative session through his vetoes, many of which […]