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File photo of La. Gov. Bobby Jindal. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

250 Clergy Call Jindal Tax Plan Unfair To Poor

More than 250 Louisiana clergy members said they oppose Gov. Bobby Jindal’s tax swap proposal because it is unfair to the poor and threatens state services, according to a letter delivered to the governor’s office Monday.

03/18/2013

File photo of La. Gov. Bobby Jindal. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Jindal Declares Emergency Because Of La. Storms

Gov. Bobby Jindal declared a statewide emergency Thursday after storms rolled across Louisiana, dumping huge amounts of rain and causing flooding in some areas.

01/10/2013

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, left, and La. Gov. Bobby Jindal discuss the safety precautions planned for Tropical Storm Isaac. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Obama Declares Emergency In Louisiana

President Barack Obama has declared a state of emergency in Louisiana as that state prepares for Tropical Storm Isaac.

08/27/2012

A Louisiana law banning sex offenders on Facebook has been thrown out, citing that the law prohibited free speech. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge Throws Out Louisiana Facebook Ban On Sex Offenders

A federal judge threw out on Thursday a Louisiana law that bans certain sex offenders from Facebook and other social networking sites, calling the prohibition an unreasonable restriction on constitutionally protected speech.

02/16/2012

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