How Vulnerable is Buddy Caldwell?

When Attorney General Buddy Caldwell squeezed former A.G. Charles Foti out of the 2007 runoff and went on to become Louisiana’s top attorney, he taught everyone that there’s nothing permanent about being an incumbent. Now there’s a slowly growing field of candidates who may be hoping to teach him the same lesson. Democrats see the […]

Scalise’s Political Force

**This article was originally published in Issue 949 of LaPolitics Weekly on Aug. 29, 2013. D.C. moves increasing clout for Jeff lawmaker With two fellow delegation members in the process of stepping down, Congressman Steve Scalise, R-Metairie, may be uniquely positioned to not only ramp up Louisiana’s influence on the Hill, but also become an inside […]