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  • Jindal Snubs Acadiana Representative, Influences Leadership Votes

    October 26, 2011 7:02 PM

    Governor Bobby Jindal made his endorsements for House and Senate leaders, giving the snub to one Acadiana law maker. The Governor's endorsements came early this year, with one-fifth of the legislature still undecided because of runoff elections. "The timing of this seems very odd. One would think Jindal... more »
  • Lawmakers Divided In Baton Rouge

    April 2, 2010 6:45 AM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The divisive state House battle over its second-ranking leader spilled more political gamesmanship into public view than is typical at the Louisiana Capitol, but lawmakers said Thursday they hope the dispute won't mar the legislative session. Lawmakers disagreed whether the... more »
  • House Committees Change After Controversial Vote

    March 31, 2010 9:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - House Speaker Jim Tucker stripped four lawmakers of their assignments to two highly prized legislative committees after they voted against his choice for the House's No. 2 leader. The announcement Wednesday came only hours after Tucker said some lawmakers... more »
  • Penalties for Going Against Lafayette Lawmaker

    March 31, 2010 2:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - House Speaker Jim Tucker says a few lawmakers will lose their current committee assignments because of their votes against Tucker's choice for the House's No. 2 leader. Tucker said Wednesday that the lawmakers weren't losing prized committee seats because they... more »

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