Fore: Obama Hits It Outside of Bounds in LA Flood Response

Fore: Obama Hits It Outside of Bounds in LA Flood Response

“ACTING PRESIDENTIAL” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016 (Aug. 19, 2016) — The Great Flood of 2016 has devastated 40,000 homes across the state of Louisiana. Sadly, 13 people have lost their lives in this historic storm, which produced up to 31 inches of rainfall in some areas over the course of four days. This is more rainfall […]

P&E to CPAC Organizer: “natural born Citizen” and Obama Forgeries Unaddressed

P&E to CPAC Organizer:  “natural born Citizen” and Obama Forgeries Unaddressed

WHAT DO “CONSERVATIVES” STAND FOR? by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 6, 2016) — On Sunday morning, Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) organizer Matt Schlapp tweeted that “someone from Texas got a big cpac bounce” in an obvious reference to presidential candidate Ted Cruz’s win of the Kansas and Maine caucuses on Saturday. Donald Trump won the […]

Trump on Cruz: “He Should Do Well in Maine Because It’s Very Close to Canada”

Trump on Cruz:  “He Should Do Well in Maine Because It’s Very Close to Canada”

CRUZ WINS MAINE AND KANSAS CAUCUSES; TRUMP WINS LOUISIANA PRIMARY AND KENTUCKY CAUCUS by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 5, 2016) — In a speech given on Saturday night in Florida following the day’s Republican caucuses in four states, presidential candidate Donald Trump thanked Kentucky and Louisiana for his victories there and congratulated his closest primary contender, […]

Report: Audit Says Tennessee Prisons “Smoothly Operating”

Report:  Audit Says Tennessee Prisons “Smoothly Operating”

ARE THEY IN THEIR OWN WORLD? by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 8, 2015) — Following a request for an external audit of Tennessee’s prison system by Department of Corrections Commissioner Derrick Schofield, the American Correctional Assocation (ACA) reportedly found that while a new system to figure overtime pay for corrections officers was troublesome and assaults could […]

Louisiana Passes School Gun Safety Education Bill with Ease pb

Louisiana Passes School Gun Safety Education Bill with Ease pb

NO DEFENSE OR SELF-DEFENSE? by New York State Grassroots Groups (Jun. 19, 2015) — Opening Note: Louisiana has learned a lesson. Instead of stripping people of self-defense, they now realize enabling the people for self-defense is the best way to fight crime, save lives and make the community safer. The New York SAFE Act – […]

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary pb

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary pb

WORKING FOR THE PEOPLE, NOT THE PRESIDENT by Jeff Crouere, ©2014, blogging at Ringside Politics (Dec. 8, 2014) — On the eve of her election defeat, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) appeared as a guest on my radio program, Ringside Politics, on WGSO 990 AM in New Orleans. Over the past 16 years as host […]

Superb Panel at “Politics with a Punch” Thursday Night

Superb Panel at “Politics with a Punch” Thursday Night

2014 ELECTION ANTICIPATION by Jeff Crouere, “Politics with a Punch” Host, ©2014 (Oct. 22, 2014) — Join us THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23 for our Louisiana version of “Politically Incorrect.” It is a fast-paced, free-wheeling, no-holds-barred discussion of what is happening in our city, state and nation. We place a premium on having a good time and […]

Nation Needs a Dose of Louisiana Resiliency

“LAISSEZ LES BON TEMPS ROULER” by Jeff Crouere, ©2012, blogging at Ringside Politics (Aug. 31, 2012) — On the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, the people of Louisiana were struck again by Hurricane Isaac. This storm was not as powerful or deadly as Katrina, but it was a monster nonetheless. It might have been the […]

The Democratic Governors Association Fundraises Off Republican Birther Bills

FUNDRAISING LETTER FROM THE DEMOCRATIC GOVERNOR’S ASSOCIATION SEEKS DONATIONS TO FIGHT “BIRTHER BILLS” from the Terry Lakin Action Fund (Apr. 24, 2011) — It’s a new low. No matter how many times it’s disproven, Republicans still embrace the dangerous conspiracy theory that President Obama wasn’t born in this country and is not eligible to hold […]

Dictator Obama reaches Day 70 of his Gulf Destruction

IS THERE ANY OTHER EXPLANATION? by Sher Zieve, ©2010 (Jun. 28, 2010) — Although Barack Hussein Obama may not have pulled the trigger on the BP Gulf oil rig explosion, his abrogation of sand berms and virtually all other means to minimize the damage from the toxins and protect this US coastal region places him […]