Letters to editor

June 25, 2014

Reader: JP’s suspension an injustice to 2nd District voters

Dear Editor, Recently, the Louisiana Supreme Court suspended Justice of the Peace 2nd District Mary Foret for what they said were Ex Parte communications in her […]
July 3, 2014

Reader: Stop SLFPA lawsuit

Dear Editor, The Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East has filed suit against 97 oil companies for damages caused to Louisiana’s wetlands in the course of drilling, […]
July 3, 2014

Legislators urge calm, cooperation in debate over Common Core

Dear Editor, The extreme rhetoric and negative tone that has come to dominate the debate over Common Core is counterproductive to a successful resolution of the […]
July 9, 2014

Reader: Facts on Common Core

Dear Editor, While Governor Jindal has not used his executive authority to reverse the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education’s 2010 adoption of Common Core Standards, […]