| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:31 AM
Before the week is out, Rep. Anthony Weiner could resign. That's what some Democrats on Capitol Hill are saying now. But what Congressman Weiner will say, now that he has a chance to meet with his wife for the first time in over a week, will determine...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 12:27 PM
What New York Rep. Anthony Weiner did was disgusting and weird, and his direct lies and attempts to cover it up were inexcusable. But his resignation Thursday after pressure from fellow Democrats (including, somewhat indirectly, President Barack Obama)...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 12:21 PM
"Weinergate" has finally taken its toll on Representative Anthony Weiner. The New York Congressman stepped down Thursday, three weeks after sending the first lewd photo on Twitter.
When you're caught in a political scandal, there's a simple five step...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 4:17 PM
After days of denial that he sent lewd photos of himself over the internet, followed by last week's forced admission that he was the source behind the images, Congressman Anthony Weiner stepped down.
"It's good because he doesn't represent the values...
| Nov 2, 2010
Democrats retained their Senate majority Tuesday, losing five seats but winning key races in West Virginia and California.
Republicans scored big gains, taking Senate seats from Democrats in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Arkansas, North Dakota and Indiana....
| Nov 3, 2010
Some of the Louisiana voters who gave Republican David Vitter a second U.S. Senate term were less than enthusiastic about their pick.
Vitter took about three-fifths of the vote over Democrat Rep. Charlie Melancon, but preliminary exit poll results showed...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 5:41 PM
Harry Shearer says his "head exploded" 20 months ago. That's when he heard President Barack Obama, during a town hall meeting in New Orleans, refer to the flooding of the city after Hurricane Katrina as "a natural disaster."
The comedian, actor, radio...
| Mar 25, 2011
Students come first. That's the message the University of New Orleans is trying to send, as they celebrate more than $2 million in enhancements to the school's student experience.
Today, UNO acting chancellor Joe King, U.S. Senator David Vitter and U.S....
| Apr 13, 2011
| 7:28 AM
It's amazing. Only in New Orleans. Its more than 5 and a half years after Katrina and we're still talking about the new Charity Hospital. Some folks are even talking about going back into the old building again.
I guess you can thank Senator David...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Long before the BP oil spill, marshes and barrier islands throughout the Gulf Coast were losing ground. Since the 1930s, hurricanes and developers chipped away at this region, leaving many areas vulnerable and defenseless.
"Using the resources of the...
| May 2, 2011
| 10:16 AM
Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), member of the House Committee on Homeland Security, released the following statement on President Obama’s announcement confirming that Osama bin Laden, the mastermind of the 9/11 attacks against the United States,...