| May 6, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Democrats are cautiously optimistic they can hang on to the Senate this year. Surprisingly, this bright forecast is fueled by a sense they'll do better than expected in close contests in the Republican-dominated, Barack Obama-hating South.
| Jan 17, 2014
| 2:30 AM
It wasn't supposed to be like this.
At the end of 2013, the Washington Post's electoral number-crunchers calculated that the Democrats had a 1 percent chance to win back the House of Representatives. Barely into 2014, that already seems pretty...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Two statements explain the huge failure of Obamacare. One is by President Barack Obama, the other is about him.
The first was made in St. Paul, Minn., at the end of the 2008 primary campaign, when candidate Obama predicted that generations would look...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Everybody knows this president is in political trouble, even the president himself. For he faces a growing crisis of confidence, and it's got his name all over it: Obamacare.
Day after day, Barack Obama's "signature achievement" begins to look like his...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 11:27 AM
What do Aquaman, Green Lantern and Wonder Woman have in common? They would all be too embarrassed to have their names associated as Super Friends of the Congress’s Super Committee.
I would personally like to see Wonder Woman lassoo the “...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 2:25 PM
Hello Texas, Virginia and Montana ... and thank you for buying medical services for us Cajuns and Coonasses! Oh, and thanks for contributing $2.5 BILLION to Senator Landrieu's re-election campaign.
What’s that you say, you don’t recall the...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Well those high fallutin', English-accented louts at BP are learning that if you want to do business in the United States you have to do business with her politicians; and while much of the Gulf South, Louisiana included, is doing joyous cartwheels down...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 11:17 AM
Let me toss some adjectives your way and see if you can guess who I am: Greedy, money-grubbing, inconsiderate, sellout. Did you guess: a Wall Street CEO? Nice try.
I am of course talking about Senator Mary Landrieu who has thrown an all too...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Just when I thought it was safe to look at my google alerts again, up pops another pearl of muddied wisdom from Senator Mary Landrieu. Seriously folks, if they give Emmy’s out for TV greatness and Grammy’s for music, what do they give for...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Louisiana and Mississippi officials conducted search-and-rescue missions Wednesday for residents stranded by Tropical Storm Isaac, which flooded highways and homes and pushed water over the top of a vital levee.
While Isaac lost its hurricane status...
| May 20, 2010
| 9:33 PM
A fight is brewing among Gulf Coast senators over how much money their states should get to cope with the ongoing Deepwater Horizon spill. Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) introduced legislation Thursday that would speed up hundreds of millions of dollars......