TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 140 – APRIL 17, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here.   PLACE YOUR BETS! Handicapping HB 1 & Adjournment April 17, 2018 — Issue No. 140 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) Since this regular session feels like a gamble anyway, and since […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 139 – APRIL 10, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here. April 10, 2018 — Issue No. 139 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) STUFF YOU NEED TO KNOW …AND SOME OTHER STUFF YOU DON’T — Top Capitol Story: The Revenue Estimating Conference is […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 138 – APRIL 3, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here. April 3, 2018 — Issue No. 138 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) THREATS & CONSEQUENCES This edition of The Tracker comes to you the day after the annual Taste of The Senate […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 137 – MARCH 27, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here. March 27, 2018 — Issue No. 137 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) THE BIG STORY Sterling decision will rule the day Attorney General Jeff Landry asked his rank-and-file employees to stay home […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 136 – MARCH 20, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here. March 20, 2018 — Issue No. 136 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) WHY WE NEED YOUR HELP A Personal Appeal from Jeremy Alford You may have heard about a fundraiser scheduled for […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 135 – MARCH 13, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here. March 13, 2018 — Issue No. 135 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) WHAT’S UP WITH SESSION STUFF & WHAT IT MEANS FOR POLITICS & STUFF 1.) The news: Gov. John Bel Edwards […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 134 – MARCH 6, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here. March 6, 2018 — Issue No. 134 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) A CONVERSATION WITH HOUSE CLERK BUTCH SPEER Jeremy Alford: So… Now what? House Clerk Butch Speer: Well, it’s true that […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 133 – February 27, 2018

February 27, 2018 — Issue No. 133 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) & Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) IS IT DEAD OR ALIVE? — The special session has come down to a matter of degrees. We already know relationships and negotiations are bad at the Capitol. But exactly how bad are they right now? — […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 132 – FEBRUARY 20, 2018

February 20, 2018 — Issue No. 132 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) & Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) FEELING SPECIAL 2 DOWN, 15 TO GO — SPOTTED… The top hands of Gov. John Bel Edwards, at Sullivan’s Steakhouse in Baton Rouge, just hours after their boss delivered his session-opening speech on Monday. They were joined […]

TUESDAY TRACKER – ISSUE 131 – FEBRUARY 6, 2018

Get the Tuesday Tracker in your inbox every week.  Sign up for free. Previous issues are archived here. February 6, 2018 — Issue No. 131 By Jeremy Alford (JJA@LaPolitics.com), Mitch Rabalais (Mitch@LaPolitics.com) & Sarah Gamard (Sarah@LaPolitics.com) JBE SAVES MARDI GRAS Not-so-special session delayed LaPolitics embarking on annual Carnival break Friday is the new deadline (instead of […]