Guest columnists

July 29, 2014

Terrebonne’s NAACP lawsuit likely to drag

A lawsuit against state officials alleging that Terrebonne Parish’s system of electing judges violates the federal Voting Rights Act is likely to drag through the courts […]
August 5, 2014

Common Core dispute gets personal

The clash over whether Louisiana’s public schools should teach to the Common Core education standards has devolved into a bitter public feud that will have one-time […]
August 5, 2014

Vets, Israel do well in Congress

In more than five years in Congress, Republican Rep. John Fleming of Louisiana recalls voting only once for emergency spending that raised the federal deficit. That […]
August 5, 2014

EPA’s goalposts-moving strategy a threat to La. economy

The feds sure do know how to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. Louisiana is on the verge of a manufacturing renaissance not seen around […]