| Jan 12, 2010
| 7:21 AM
Mitchell "Mitch" J. Landrieu
How can voters contact you (phone, address, e-mail, website, etc.):
1516 Thalia Street
New Orleans, LA 71030
Ph - 504-529-5300
| Jan 28, 2010
Gov. Bobby Jindal says he is strongly considering a proposal that would scrap the lieutenant governor's job in Louisiana.
Jindal Chief of Staff Timmy Teepell told The Advocate newspaper that the proposal under consideration would make the secretary of...
| Feb 5, 2010
Louisiana state government is filled with unneeded positions that only add to our bloated budget. One perfect example is the office of Lt. Governor. Maybe in good economic times, such a ceremonial position can be justified, but not today.
| Feb 3, 2011
The new census numbers are out and many of Louisiana's Southeastern parishes took a big hit.
While the census takes place every ten years, five years ago with Katrina marks a major reason the New Orleans area is interested in population figures.
| Aug 28, 2010
Republican U.S. Sen. David Vitter and his chief Democratic challenger, Rep. Charlie Melancon, easily won their party's primaries Saturday, setting up what will likely be a nasty battle for Vitter's job in the Nov. 2 general election.
In a victory...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 3:16 PM
Today, Governor Bobby Jindal signed into law HB 348 by Rep. Leger – a Governor’s Package Bill – that extends and improves the residential historic rehabilitation tax credit, and SB 63 by Sen. Murray – the duplicate of Governor&...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 4:39 PM
When it comes to finding solutions to high New Orleans crime, some say the Crescent City needs all the help it can get. Today at the UNO Lakefront Arena, big name entertainers and politicians joined thousands of others with the same goal: to bring down...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 7:51 AM
Remembrances of Archbishop Phillip Hannan flowed on Thursday morning as news of his death at the age of 98 spread through New Orleans.
WGNO Facebook friends recalled memories of Hannan celebrating their confirmations and officiating at graduations....
| Jul 28, 2011
Improving the business outlook in New Orleans has been a focus for Mayor Mitch Landrieu... and so far, local business owners have been taking advantage of some much needed and helpful information.
Take a look around New Orleans - and it won't take long...
| Oct 16, 2009
| 4:34 AM
Full text of president's remarks and his Q&A with local citizens....
| Sep 3, 2008
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal on Tuesday said he's
won two promises from the federal government that will ease
Louisiana's hurricane recovery: funding for residents and the
opening of the strategic oil reserve.
Jindal said the...
| Jan 13, 2009
The next big political campaign in the New Orleans area is the race for Mayor. Incumbent Mayor Ray Nagin is term limited and cannot seek re-election. With an open seat, there will be a large list of candidates entering the race. Qualifying does not...