The Return of the RLC

The Republican Leadership Conference, an effort created in part to make sure Louisiana sees its fair share of presidential candidates despite its electoral standing and non-swing state status, has been booked again in New Orleans for May 29. Organizers say the three-day event will once more feature the nation’s top GOP strategists, elected officials, activists, […]

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 […]