OPINION: Rabalais – Without Louisiana, The Modern NFL Would Not Exist

It has been four days since the Saints and Rams clashed in the Superdome. We’ve all seen the replays of that pass interference no-call countless times already. By this point, the painful image is just burned into our memories.  While much has been said this week about the relationship between the Who Dat Nation and […]

Where Dat? (Part Two) ‘You’re not negotiating with us in good faith’

As Stephen Perry waited for New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson and his entourage in the lobby of the Airport Hilton, he knew that it was going to be a short meeting. He was fuming.  Perry, then Governor Mike Foster’s chief of staff, was representing the state of Louisiana in ongoing negotiations with the Saints for […]

The Tuesday Tracker, Sponsored by Harris, DeVille & Associates

January 15, 2019 – Issue No. 171 By Jeremy Alford (jja@lapolitics.com) & Mitch Rabalais (mitch@lapolitics.com) ROLL CALL Politicos on parade, dat’s who… Greg Bowser shares some tough love… Dan Claitor wants to sue… F. King Alexander on bourbon, basketball & budgets… Carlos Marcello against the world… How Cajun swing voters and the northern split will […]

ISSUE 1188

Issue 1188 (01.10.19) By JEREMY ALFORD & MITCH RABALAIS Welcome to the Year of the Pig If you’re one to dip into the mystic, then you may already know the tendrils of Chinese astrology have crafted quite a promise for our next round of 12 merry months. The calendar year of 2019 is the Year […]

The Tuesday Tracker, Sponsored by Harris, DeVille & Associates

The Tuesday Tracker, Sponsored By Harris, DeVille & Associates January 8, 2019 – Issue No. 170 By Jeremy Alford & Mitch Rabalais WMG SOLD OUT! The best kind of motivation that you can provide to certain politicos is to tell them no. And apparently that answer is being repeated quite a bit these days as […]

The Tuesday Tracker, Sponsored By Harris, DeVille & Associates

ALERT: TO ALL VOTING ADULTS & PEOPLE WITH HEART CONDITIONS OR YOUNG CHILDREN…. THE SILLY SEASON IS UPON US… THERE IS NOWHERE TO RUN… YOU CANNOT HIDE… THERE ARE ONLY THINGS TO RUN FOR… & RUN FROM… GET YOUR BIG GIRL & BIG BOY PANTS READY… THIS IS NOT A DRILL… WELCOME TO THE 2019 […]

ISSUE 1184

LaPOLITICS WEEKLY By Jeremy Alford & Mitch Rabalais Issue 1,184 — November 29, 2018 SPOTLIGHT ON KENNEDY Just like he likes it… But maybe not how he planned it… Here’s why you definitely shouldn’t count him out… U.S. Sen. John Kennedy must be happier than a hound dog sitting on a porch chewing a catfish […]

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THE JUNGLE BECKONS

Candidates following their (2019) primary urges Gov. John Bel Edwards made a fundraising appeal to donors last week via email, noting he might need extra cash to take on potential challengers, namely U.S. Sen. John Kennedy. Edwards also recently announced that he will be pushing for a teacher pay raise on his way out of […]

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