Content Tagged As criticism

Tagged News

  • Man says police jailed him on checkpoint criticism

    March 22, 2014 5:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A Baton Rouge-area defense attorney known for criticizing the use of sobriety checkpoints was handcuffed and taken to jail early Wednesday after informing his driver that she could refuse a sobriety test, police say. Attorney David Rozas, who is representing fellow lawyer Jarrett Ambeau, tells... more »
  • Jindal defends criticism of Obama economic policy

    February 26, 2014 9:38 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal is defending his harsh criticism of President Barack Obama within yards of the Oval Office, saying "in America we don't have a king." The Republican was criticized by a Democratic governor Monday after Jindal emerged with others from a meeting with Obama and said... more »
  • US 61 'J-turn' work draws criticism

    April 22, 2013 8:20 AM

    PRAIRIEVILLE, La. (AP) - A $1.4 million state project using a highway design feature called the J-turn to move traffic through one of Ascension Parish's busiest intersections more smoothly is hitting a few bumps along the road. State highway officials said the contractor is not expected to finish until late... more »
  • Jindal Medicaid Revamp Hits Wall of Criticism

    January 19, 2011 2:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal's plan to turn over large chunks of Louisiana's Medicaid program to private managed care companies is coming under heavy criticism from lawmakers and health providers. They say the plan will divert resources to insurance company profits and away from health services. Health... more »
  • BP Receiving Strong Criticism About Claims Process

    September 13, 2010 12:42 PM

    HOUMA, La. (AP) - The administrator of the $20 billion victims compensation fund that BP set up after the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill is considering making a significant concession following strong criticism from residents about the claims process. The issue involves the current requirement that wages people have... more »
  • Apologetic BP ADs Get Criticism, Not Sympathy

    June 6, 2010 2:05 PM

    MIAMI (AP) - An apologetic advertising campaign by BP PLC for the oil spill polluting the Gulf of Mexico is going over about as well as the tar balls and rust-colored froth washing ashore in the Florida Panhandle. The new radio, TV, online and print ads feature BP CEO Tony... more »
  • Laura Bush Sidesteps Obama Criticism on Oil Spill

    June 4, 2010 9:13 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Former first lady Laura Bush says she doesn't think President Barack Obama should be faulted for the continuing oil spill crisis in the Gulf Coast area. Interviewed on "Good Morning America," Mrs. Bush said: "I think they're doing everything they can." She said it cannot be one... more »

Top Videos

1 2 3 4

Most Popular