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February 16 06:21 AM
Former Obama State Department spokesman and retired Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby ripped the idea by saying, “This is just beneath us as a nation. We are the most powerful military on earth. We don’t need to be parading our military hardware down Pennsylvania Avenue to show that to anybody.
February 09 07:27 AM
Maybe we can learn a little bit from Hollywood. In the movie “Final Impact,” the president asks a reporter to hold off on a major story by saying, “ And I can't appeal o your sense of what’s in the nation’s best interest?” To which she responds, “I always thought the truth was in the nation’s best interest.
February 09 07:27 AM
Much to the chagrin of the wireless technology business community, Shreveport Mayor Ollie Tyler is determined to introduce ordinances that many believe have not been fully vetted. The 80 pages (plus) of new ordinances will regulate the installation and operation of wireless technology facilities (WTFs), commonly referred to as cell towers.
February 02 07:56 AM
PAG signed a lease with the City of Shreveport in December 2016. The lease, which is for $100 a month, expires at the end of 2031. The lease requires PAG to spend a minimum of $2.5 million for construction of the aquarium. PAG is also required to pay the utilities and pay for all building maintenance.
February 02 07:56 AM
Florida, on the other hand, which has much more hurricane exposure than Louisiana, has made a huge leap toward ranking as a top regulatory state. The comparison between Louisiana and Florida is stark and troubling. The words "homeowner’s insurance" has nary been given a mention during past Louisiana legislative sessions.
January 26 11:36 AM
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January 26 10:28 AM
"To this date, the majority of the budget conversation has focused on raising revenue," said Treasurer Schroder. "At a time when our economy struggles, and businesses and families are dealing with shortfalls, how can we consider raising taxes and expanding government? The rate of growth by government should never outpace the private sector.
January 26 10:28 AM
Though most famous for his college calls, Jackson began in the 1950s on broadcast radio before becoming an ABC mainstay on “Wide World of Sports.” He lent his talents to Major League Baseball, auto racing, PGA Tour golf, the NBA, Olympic Games and even the USFL championship game broadcasts.

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