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La. Gets Break From ‘No Child Left Behind’ Rules

Federal officials have again granted Louisiana a waiver from compliance with the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law.

12/08/2014

The Louisiana governor urges Congressional majorities leaders to do more than simply reject President Obama's policies. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Jindal: GOP ‘Better Not Waste’ Election Victories

Louisiana governor urges Congressional majorities leaders to do more than simply reject President Obama’s policies.

11/07/2014

Sen. Mary Landrieu speaks to the crowd during the "Women with Mary Geaux Vote" event at the Sugar Mill on Nov. 1, 2014 in New Orleans, La. (credit: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Senate Dems’ Campaign Committee Cancels Plans For TV Ads In Louisiana’s Major Markets To Help Landrieu

Senate Democrats’ campaign committee on Thursday began canceling plans for television ads in Louisiana’s major markets to help Sen. Mary Landrieu’s runoff campaign against Republican Bill Cassidy, making her re-election bid an even steeper challenge.

11/07/2014

Sen. Mary Landrieu speaks to the crowd during the "Women with Mary Geaux Vote" event at the Sugar Mill on Nov. 1, 2014 in New Orleans, La. (credit: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Louisiana Senate Race Headed To Runoff In December

The Louisiana Senate race will be decided in December.

11/04/2014

Sen. Mary Landrieu speaks to the crowd during the "Women with Mary Geaux Vote" event at the Sugar Mill on Nov. 1, 2014 in New Orleans, La. (credit: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Polls Suggest Louisiana Senate Race Headed For December Runoff

Threatened with ouster in a state trending more heavily Republican, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu wasn’t certain to know her political fate Tuesday, as voters cast their ballots in Louisiana’s tight Senate race.

11/04/2014

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Sen. Landrieu: I’m ‘Not Backing Up From Things I Have Supported President Obama On’

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu said Monday that she is “not backing up” from President Barack Obama, but she also insisted that she had a record of bipartisanship during Louisiana’s latest Senate race debate.

10/28/2014

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks on the topic of "Rebuilding American Defense" at the American Enterprise Institute on Oct. 6, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Jindal: ‘We Must Be Willing To Pay The Price For Peace’

Urging both political parties to “pay the price for peace,” Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Monday said the United States must boost military spending by tens of billions of dollars to help end what he described chaos and conflict around the world.

10/06/2014

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Explore the South: Sights to Behold in America’s Southern Region

Featuring many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.

05/13/2014

Majority of voters in Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina and Arkansas would rather Congress focus on improving the Affordable Care Act. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll: Southerners Don’t Like Obamacare But Don’t Want To Repeal It

Majority of voters in Kentucky, Louisiana, North Carolina and Arkansas would rather Congress focus on improving the Affordable Care Act.

04/24/2014

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal delivers remarks during the second day of the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 15, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gov. Jindal Calls For Rep. McAllister To Resign From Congress Over Scandal

Louisiana Rep. Vance McAllister stayed out of sight as calls grew louder from Republicans back home demanding the GOP congressman’s resignation after he was caught on video kissing the wife of a friend.

04/11/2014

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