Letters to editor

May 11, 2011

Are excessive lawsuits fueling pain at the pump?

Dear Editor, Next time you are filling up your gas tank, and feeling the pain at the pump, think about this: if the source of your […]
May 18, 2011

Lives forever changed along Morganza Spillway’s path

Dear Editor, The Morganza Spillway is open to offer relief to the Mississippi River and prevent it from overflowing the banks of south Louisiana. In the […]
May 18, 2011

Reader: ‘Swipe’ fees burdensome for small biz

Dear Editor, At the Mission Street Cafe in Geismar, La., the most outrageous tax our small, family-owned business pays does not go to any public treasury. […]
May 25, 2011

Louisiana must capitalize on homegrown opportunity

Dear Editor, Louisianans are well aware that state leaders must close a $1.6 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year. It’s an unenviable challenge, one that […]