Bobby Jindal

Alleged spy once asked Trump about Russia, was a regular at GOP events

Accused sexy Russian spy Maria Butina tried to cozy up to GOP presidential hopefuls — including Donald Trump — as a supposed gun-rights activist …

Donald Trump

Trevor Noah To Media: Trump Will Answer If You Speak With Russian Accent

That way, president will like you, quips 'Daily Show' star.<p>Trevor Noah has a suggestion for American reporters demoralized when the president ignores them. “Start speaking in Russian accents,” he quipped on “The Daily Show.”<p>He got the idea from Maria Butina, 29, the Russian national charged this …

Comedy

Take a Look at This LSU Superfan's Home for Sale, All Memorabilia Included

One of the most recognizable landmarks in Metairie, LA—a three-bedroom, 2-bath shrine to Louisiana State University—is now up for sale, after its …

Memorabilia

Did ex-Gov. Bobby Jindal narrowly escape Borat-like mockery in new Showtime show?

Ex-Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal may have luckily escaped the embarrassment that former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is facing this week after admitting …

Baton Rouge

The Moral Logic of School Choice

The U.S. broadly respects parental rights—except with regard to schooling.<p>Proponents of school choice offer many arguments for charter authorizations, vouchers and education tax credits. For parents, the reasons are often straightforward. Some cite better discipline, dress codes and an emphasis on …

Education

Tax deal gives Louisiana something new; 'Ghost of Bobby Jindal has finally left the building,' lawmaker says

Louisiana lawmakers not only passed a tax deal to avert immediate and deep budget cuts, they backed an agreement in the latest special session that …

Baton Rouge

Today's Birthdays, June 10: Elizabeth Hurley

Former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is 47.<p>Actor DJ Qualls is 40.<p>Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer is 59.<p>Attorney F. Lee Bailey is 85.<p>Rhythm and blues …

Prince Philip

Top Google queries on 2016 presidential candidates

NEW YORK (AP) — Google is compiling the most frequently asked questions posed to the search engine about presidential candidates. During the summer, here were the top queries about each contender.<p>How tall is Jeb Bush?<p>Who is Ben Carson?<p>Who is Lincoln Chafee?<p>How tall is Chris Christie?<p>How old is …

Government

Stephanie Grace: With Bobby Jindal on sidelines, Louisiana has new generation of road warriors

Back when Steve Scalise and Mitch Landrieu served together in the Louisiana Legislature, people would sometimes get the two mixed up. Makes sense. …

Baton Rouge

Letters: Tax cuts didn't help state

The fiscal cliff, before the federal tax cut scam, was about a billion dollars. According to sources at the time, former Gov. Bobby Jindal cut …

Taxes

Bobby Jindal: Who Needs "Volcano Monitoring?"

Ah Bobby, don’t you think that maybe it’s time to move to Hawai’i?<p><b>“Erupting Hawaii volcano could next spew 10-ton boulders from its summit,</b> …

Republicans

National Rifle Association Annual Meeting, Apr 13 2012 | Video | C

April 13, 2012<p>Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Bobby Jindal, and Scott Walker were among the speakers at the National Rifle Association …

NRA

House GOP solution to Louisiana's budget problem won’t spare even the country club set

With party divisions entangling the Legislature in the State Capitol, the body's approval ratings have to be in the single digits, and that is …

Republicans

Louisiana food stamps tracked better, but some still paid after death, audit finds | NOLA.com

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Louisiana's social services agency is improving efforts to keep food stamp rolls current and shrink improper payments, but still …

New Orleans

Stop, Hillary — just stop

Hillary Clinton still can’t face “What Happened,” and it’s driving Democrats crazy. The latest: her remarks in Mumbai, India. She bragged of winning …

Opinion

What Louisiana owes in debt for every man, woman and child -- yes, it's increasing | NOLA.com

Louisiana's debt load has continued its steady rise, hitting another record for how much the state owes for each resident and outpacing the national …

Economics

Orgerons' new $900,000 home in Baton Rouge: Five bedrooms, lakeside, golf course view

LSU Football Coach Ed Orgeron has purchased a $900,000 home in University Club, putting him in the same upscale neighborhood as LSU Chancellor F. …

Real Estate

Jindal changes his mind about the GOP being ‘the stupid party’

Republicans genuinely believed Mitt Romney was going to defeat Barack Obama in 2012, right up until the Democratic president won with relative ease. …

Republicans

Jimmy Kimmel gets emotional in call for action on gun violence: 'Children are being murdered'

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel slammed President Donald Trump and Congress over inaction on gun control Thursday night in the wake of the shooting at a …

Guns

Bobby Jindal: Trump's Most Loyal Supporters Like His 'Brash Behavior'

Supporters of President Donald Trump often miss the point of his appeal, former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says.<p>"You hear it all the time from Trump …

Donald Trump

Bobby Jindal says Donald Trump is 'a man, not a movement': report | NOLA.com

Former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal put forward some tepid criticism of President Donald Trump in an opinion column authored for the Wall Street …

Donald Trump

The state of our union has become increasingly fragile

<i>First Read is your briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.</i><p>WASHINGTON — On the day that President Trump delivers his first State of the Union address, the political news over the last 24 hours suggests that the state …

Donald Trump

State of the Union: The pressures and pitfalls of giving the opposing response

While the star of the show tonight is undoubtedly President Donald Trump as he delivers his first State of the Union address, Democrats have enlisted …

Joe Kennedy III

What the Heck Happened?

<i>Devil's Bargain: Steve Bannon, Donald Trump, and the Storming of the Presidency</i>, by Joshua Green, Penguin Press, 272 pages, $27<i>Shattered: Inside</i> …

Elections

Bobby Jindal speech causes financial distress for Yale student group: report | NOLA.com

A Yale University student group went into debt after a speech from former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal ended up costing the organization $14,000 -- …

College & University

A volcano scientist is running for Congress in California

pxhidalgo/iStock/Getty Images<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>As the first midterm elections of the Trump era creep …

Liberal View

Times Endorses Anti-Fariña Candidates for NYC School ChancellorBY -Alan Singer o

File:You're the worst-logo.jpeg - Wikimedia Commons400 Ã-- 400 - 18k - jpeg<br>(Image by commons.wikimedia.org) Permission Details DMCA<p>Alan Singer …

Liberal View

Could Anyone Else in 2016’s Crowded GOP Race Run for President Again?

It seems like a long time ago now, but do you remember 2016’s packed field of GOP candidates vying for the presidential nomination?On today’s show, …

Donald Trump

This is what Americans bought on Amazon this holiday season and why joining a gym in 2018 could save your life

Hope all those who celebrate had a merry Christmas. As you revel in the yuletide, don’t forget to check out our top stories.<p>Personal FinanceWhat …

Business

Opinion: Republican tax plan isn’t the reason Social Security, Medicare and other programs need reform: Bobby Jindal

As a lifelong policy wonk, I see a potent criticism that liberals will use to beat up conservatives in the months to come: They will allege that …

Health Care