Post Tagged with: "Louisiana"

Times-Picayune Column Calls For Bobby Jindal’s Resignation

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First Bobby Jindal’s foolish antics made him irrelevant to the national audience. Now he’s having the same effect in Louisiana.

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Prosecutor Apologizes To Innocent Man He Sent To Death Row For 30 Years: “I Was Not Interested In Justice” (VIDEO)

Prosecutor Apologizes To Innocent Man He Sent To Death Row For 30 Years: “I Was Not Interested In Justice” (VIDEO)

In a heartfelt letter, the man who wrongfully prosecuted an innocent man wrote, ‘Winning became everything’.

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Baton Rouge Cops Mocked ‘Sons Of Guns’ Rape Victim With Their Float-Still On The Job, Though

Baton Rouge Cops Mocked ‘Sons Of Guns’ Rape Victim With Their Float-Still On The Job, Though

Baton Rouge police officers made this float for the Spanish Town Parade, a Mardi Gras celebration. Little wonder that the victim of the float didn’t feel much like celebrating, though.

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Seven Officers, Attorneys Swore He Violently Assaulted An Officer… Then This Video Came Out (VIDEO)

Seven Officers, Attorneys Swore He Violently Assaulted An Officer… Then This Video Came Out (VIDEO)

These officers of the law were willing to send an innocent man to jail for life to protect their friend on the force. What does that say about justice?

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Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal: ‘Hyphenated-Americans’ Must ‘Be American,’ ‘Integrate And Assimilate’ (VIDEO)

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Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal wants “hyphenated Americans” to “integrate and assimilate.”

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Trickle Down Proven Wrong, Again — Louisiana $11 Billion In Incentives Fail To Deliver

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‘Voodoo Economics’ did not work for Governor Jindal when, after doling out $11 billion to big business, the promised jobs never appeared.

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What Happens To Emergency Rooms When A State Doesn’t Expand Medicaid? Louisiana Is A Harrowing Example

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What will the residents of Louisiana do if all the ERs have to close? These closures are the legacy of Bobby Jindal’s fight against the ACA.

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Former KKK Leader: I’ll Run Against Steve Scalise For Selling Out My White Supremacist Group

Former KKK Leader: I’ll Run Against Steve Scalise For Selling Out My White Supremacist Group

Former KKK grand wizard David Duke had his feelings hurt when Rep. Steve Scalise threw his group under the bus in a desperate attempt to save his own job in Congress, now he wants his job.

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Bobby Jindal’s Big “Prayer Meeting” Explicitly Calls For American Theocracy (VIDEO)

Bobby Jindal’s Big “Prayer Meeting” Explicitly Calls For American Theocracy (VIDEO)

If Republicans love America so much, why are they constantly demanding we throw the Constitution in the garbage?

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Woman Tries To Give Away A Child At Alabama Walmart

Woman Tries To Give Away A Child At Alabama Walmart

Apparently, children aren’t part of the Walmart return policy.

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GOP Rep. Steve King: Scalise Just Acting Like Jesus By Meeting With White Supremacists

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In a stunningly stupid defense of GOP House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, Republican Rep. Steve King claimed that the Louisiana congressman was just acting like Jesus by meeting with hateful white supremacists.

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Republican Leader Admits He Was Guest At White Supremacist Group Meeting

Republican Leader Admits He Was Guest At White Supremacist Group Meeting

Representative Steve Scalise, the new Republican Majority Whip, has admitted that he spoke at a convention for white supremacists. And he is one of the most powerful men in Washington. Think about that.

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GOP’s New House Majority Whip Was ‘Honored Guest’ At 2002 White Supremacist Convention

GOP’s New House Majority Whip Was ‘Honored Guest’ At 2002 White Supremacist Convention

In 2002, now House Majority Whip Steve Scalise gave a career-making speech… to a bunch of white supremacists.

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Republican Ad Accuses Obama Of Doing All The Things GOP Hypocrites Do (VIDEO)

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Swap in the word ‘Republicans’ for ‘Obama’ in this GOP ad, and guess what happens?

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Town That Hates Pit Bulls And Rottweilers Forced To Reconsider New Ordinance

Town That Hates Pit Bulls And Rottweilers Forced To Reconsider New Ordinance

On December 1, the small town of Moreauville, Louisiana, is requiring all owners of pit bulls and Rottweilers to turn their dogs over to the authorities. Well, it would have if not for Joanna Armand. She decided to take matters into her own hands when the town council passed the […]

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Latest Oil Rig Explosion Kills 1, Injures 3, But Oil Company Assures Us It’s ‘Fully Contained’

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Still think fossil fuels are a good idea? Last night, yet another oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico killed one and injured three. Oh, but “luckily” the oil platform had not yet gone into production, and the damage has been “fully contained.” Yay. The Daily News reports : Houston-based oil and gas […]

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Sarah Palin and Phil Robertson Rally ‘Wingers And Clingers’ For GOP Senate Hopeful (VIDEO)

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Palin: “I think you’re proudly clinging to our God, your guns and our constitution.”

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Louisiana Bus Driver Keeps Student On Board, Tells Him He Has To Repent For ‘Sin’ Of Homosexuality

The ACLU has stepped in because the school system did next to nothing when a child assumed to be LGBT was harassed by a bus driver, and rightfully so. Shame on this school district.

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The ACLU has stepped in because the school system did next to nothing when a child assumed to be LGBT was harassed by a bus driver, and rightfully so. Shame on this school district.

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Protesters Hilariously Troll DINO Senator With Inflatable KXL Pipeline On Her Lawn

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Protesters: ”If Landrieu wants this pipeline so badly, they can go through HER front yard.”

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Harvard Students Take 1964 Literacy Test Black Voters Had To Pass Before Voting — They All Failed

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What happened when a group of Harvard students took the 1964 Louisiana Literacy Test that was designed to keep black people from voting? They all failed.

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