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Press Release -- "All Candidates to Attend PACE Shreveport Mayoral Forum this Sunday"

All Candidates Confirmed for PACE Shreveport Mayoral Forum –Sunday, 21 September 2014

Shreveport, LA – 15 September 2014 — All six Shreveport mayoral candidates have confirmed their attendance at the PACE 2014 Shreveport Mayoral Forum.  220 more words


Orleans Parish Republican Executive Committee Endorses Cedric Richmond

UPDATE: The Orleans Republican Executive Committee has issued a press release that states they have made no endorsement in the CD2 race. When I originally wrote this story I was going off of the statements of three eyewitnesses who attended the meeting. 537 more words

Louisiana Politics

Old Mandeville Oak Falls in the City and People Don't Hear the Truth

A story in the Times-Picayune tells the sad tale of the death of yet another benevolent giant live oak in Louisiana. This time, it was a revered tree in Old Mandeville, killed by the usual suspect–humans. 751 more words


I think we should call this one “Turducken Barbie”

I am really glad I don’t live in Louisiana’s Sixth District, which includes Baton Rouge. The Congressional race is shaping up to be a real shitshow, even by Louisiana standards. 318 more words

Stupid Conservative Tricks

Deja vu in Alexandria mayor's race

Three black mayoral candidates dilute the black vote, and Jacques Roy is re-elected mayor of Alexandria. How can we forget the outcome of the 2010 Alexandria mayoral race when Vonn Jennings, Rev. 371 more words

Black Politics