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March 4, 2008

Is the rush to reform worth the price?

The Louisiana Legislature will have met in two special sessions this year by the time the regular session begins March 31, costing thousands in taxpayer dollars […]
March 12, 2008

Follow the Houma area’s urbanized road

The Houma-Thibodaux metropolitan area is growing, as evidenced by the somewhat serious traffic problems clogging Houma. But a map put together by the engineering firm Neel-Schaffer […]
March 19, 2008

State readying for change at the speed of Jindal

The special session of the state Legislature, which was convened to enact business tax cuts and to spend a $1.1 billion surplus wrapped up Friday with […]
March 27, 2008

Five years later…

The war in Iraq is now five years old and while the U.S. military deployed in the country has increasingly become more capable of quelling the […]