Monthly Archives: September 2016

Debates a huge moment for Clinton, Trump

Debates a huge moment for Clinton, Trump

 

 

The Washington Post reports that a roller coaster of a campaign 18 months in the making arrives Monday at a huge moment for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump: a 90-minute debate, with much of the nation expected to tune in amid great uncertainty about what they’ll see.

 

Virtually tied in […]

By |September 29th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Mandeville City Council to meet on Port Marigny

Mandeville City Council to meet on Port Marigny

 
Kim Chatelain of The Times-Picayune reports that The Mandeville City Council’s special meeting scheduled Wednesday night (Sept. 28) will be held at City Hall, but future meetings might be moved to the Paul Spitzfaden Community Center because of decision to enforce the fire code capacity in the council […]

By |September 29th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Tax records reveal most detail to date on gay marriage

Tax records reveal most detail to date on gay marriage

 

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The New York Times reports that more than three years after a Supreme Court decision gave federal recognition to same-sex marriages performed in […]

By |September 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Congress makes ‘down payment’ on flood recovery as delegation works for more

Congress makes ‘down payment’ on flood recovery as delegation works for more

 

Opinion by U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy

When the levees failed during Hurricane Katrina, the devastation was massive. Louisiana waited four long months before receiving community development funds to help families rebuild and put their lives back together. We learned that there is a great cost […]

By |September 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Mayor Landrieu signs stolen gun law: 3 things to know

Mayor Landrieu signs stolen gun law: 3 things to know

 

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Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed a new law into effect Monday (Sept. 12) that requires New Orleans residents to report when their firearms […]

By |September 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Trial for Tom Benson’s Saints, Pelicans ownership dispute moved to February

Trial for Tom Benson’s Saints, Pelicans ownership dispute moved to February

Katherine Sayre of The Times-Picayune reports that a federal judge Tuesday (Aug. 30) pushed back a trial in Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson’s team ownership fight to February.

 

In the meantime, lawyers in the case have until Oct. 28 to question representatives of the National Football […]

By |September 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

City Council committee passes gun regulations ordinance

City Council committee passes gun regulations ordinance

 

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Kevin Litten of The Times-Picayune reports that the City Council’s criminal justice committee on Wednesday (Aug. 31) approved an ordinance aimed at stemming the flow […]

By |September 15th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Mayor Landrieu signs stolen gun law: 3 things to know

Mayor Landrieu signs stolen gun law: 3 things to know

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Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed a new law into effect Monday (Sept. 12) that requires New Orleans residents to report when their firearms […]

By |September 14th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

The no-transparency election

The no-transparency election

Stephen Collinson of CNN reports that The 2016 election is setting new lows for presidential transparency in the modern era.

 

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Hillary Clinton is under fire for waiting until she nearly […]

By |September 14th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

NOPD opens new lines of communications with New Orleanians

NOPD opens new lines of communications with New Orleanians

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The editorial board of The Times-Picayune discusses new policing tactics of the NOPD:

When a 21-year-old woman was killed and nine people were injured […]

By |September 14th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments