Another New Name at LaPolitics

The LaPolitics reporting team continues to grow with the addition of Kelly Connelly, former political reporter for WRKF Public Radio in Baton Rouge. Besides writing stories for, she will be contributing to the expanding LaPolitics News Service, which provides political and government stories to newspapers and magazines. Kelly will also be playing a key […]

LaPolitics Weekly Hasn’t Changed, But Has More

If you do not want to register for the subscriber area in the new, you don’t have to. You will continue receiving LaPolitics Weekly every Thursday with all of the usual stories contained within, no username or password required. Just like it has been for the past 20 years. In fact, if you would […]

They Said It

“The constitution doesn’t say you’ll do everything you can. It says you’ll do it.” —Sen. Ben Nevers, D-Bogalusa, to Louisiana Tax Commission members on assuring that property tax assessments stay within 10 percent of fair market value, in the Advocate “There’s no way I would criticize ‘Duck Dynasty.’ It’s one of the few programs I let […]