| Jun 17, 2011
| 12:27 PM
What New York Rep. Anthony Weiner did was disgusting and weird, and his direct lies and attempts to cover it up were inexcusable. But his resignation Thursday after pressure from fellow Democrats (including, somewhat indirectly, President Barack Obama)...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 2:46 PM
He wasn't shy about criticizing Entergy's response after Hurricane Isaac and now, Jefferson Parish President John Young is taking his outrage a step further. He's pushing to allow communities to essentially "fire" utility companies like Entergy. ...
| Apr 15, 2010
| 10:40 AM
Stormy Daniels issued the following statement announcing her decision not to run for United States Senate.
"Over the past year, since the inception of the "Draft Stormy" movement I have been fortunate and at times saddened to receive a crash education in...
| Sep 21, 2010
Who owns "Who Dat"? That question is stirring up a lot of controversy.
In 1983, Steve Monistere trademarked the commercial use of the "Who Dat" phrase, meaning he has the rights to anything created with that slogan, intended for resale. Fast forward to...
| Oct 18, 2010
The Hispanic community in New Orleans says they feel humiliated and insist they will not stay quiet when it comes to a television ad created by Senator David Vitter's campaign. ABC26 News Reporter Vanessa Bolano has the details.
"Charlie Melancon, thanks...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 6:50 AM
NEW YORK (KTLA) -- Embattled New York Congressman Anthony Weiner announced his resignation from Congress Thursday in the wake of a sexting and lewd photo scandal.
"Today I am announcing my resignation from Congress," Weiner said amid jeers and cheers.
| Sep 23, 2008
Tonight, state and local Gulf Coast leaders go to Washington and tell congress what they need and want for recovery. Their visit comes on the heels of Hurricanes Gustav and Ike. Texas wants more 11-billion dollars for ike damages including $16 million for...
| Mar 12, 2009
Time waits for no man...not even for guys like Senator David Vitter who's got a busy schedule.
Accodring to political publication Roll Call, Vitter blew a gasket last week at Washington DC's Dulles Airport after missing a flight to New Orleans.
| May 22, 2009
With U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-LA) facing re-election next year, potential opponents are starting to seriously consider the race.
Former Louisiana Governor Kathleen Blanco is working to find a viable Democratic candidate to oppose Vitter. She said...
| Jun 26, 2009
U.S. Congressman Charlie Melancon (D-Napoleonville) is taking a fresh look at challenging incumbent U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-LA) next year. Previously, Melancon expressed reservations about entering the contest, but things have recently changed....