John Kennedy

After Jackie Kennedy’s sister slept with JFK, the first lady eventually got revenge, new book says

<i>CLICK HERE if you are having a problem viewing the photos on a mobile device</i><p>Jacqueline Kennedy and her younger sister Caroline “Lee” Radziwill grew …

Jackie Kennedy

Sen. John Kennedy says Kavanaugh is 'resolute, determined, unequivocal'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sen. John Kennedy, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said Wednesday that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is determined to push forward after a public accusation of sexual assault disrupted his confirmation process.<p>Kennedy, who said he spoke to Kavanaugh on the phone Tuesday, …

U.S. Politics

Sen. Kennedy Says He's Not Ready to Cancel Kavanaugh Hearing – Bloomberg

Sen. Kennedy Says He's Not Ready to Cancel Kavanaugh Hearing<p>Sen. Kennedy Says He's Not Ready to Cancel Kavanaugh Hearing<p>Sen. Kennedy Says He's Not …

Brett Kavanaugh

Kennedy: If Dr. Ford's allegation is credible, 'of course' it affects my vote

Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) speaks to Chuck about a possible hearing with Dr. Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh and how it may impact his vote.

Brett Kavanaugh

Sen. John Kennedy on meeting Kavanaugh accuser's requests

Kavanaugh accuser's attorney releases statement requesting more witnesses; Senator John Kennedy reacts on 'The Story.'

John Kennedy

John Kennedy: Senate Judiciary to give Kavanaugh, accuser an opportunity to address allegation publicly

The Senate Judiciary Committee will reportedly give Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of sexual misconduct a chance to …

U.S. Politics

Judge Kavanaugh talks about his high school experience

Sen. John Kennedy asked Kavanaugh if he was more of a "John Boy Walton type or a Ferris Bueller type."

Ferris Bueller

JFK Library & Museum Makes 1,700 Rare Family Photos Public

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — Newly released private photographs are providing an intimate look at one of America’s most famous families.The John F. …

John F. Kennedy

Lawmakers seek to name clinic after Medal of Honor winner

Members of Louisiana's congressional delegation are seeking to rename a veteran's clinic in Lake Charles after a Medal of Honor winner who died in …


Sen. John Kennedy 'offended' by Dianne Feinstein's handling of Kavanaugh accusation

Sen. John N. Kennedy of Louisiana on Sunday fumed over Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s approach to 11th-hour allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh that …

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GOP Sen. John Kennedy: Kavanaugh Confirmation Process Has Been an ‘Intergalactic Freakshow’

Sen. <b>John Kennedy</b> (R- LA) said this morning that the <b>Brett Kavanaugh</b> Supreme Court confirmation process has been an “intergalactic freakshow.”<p>After …

Brett Kavanaugh

Public hearing will be held on accusations against Kavanaugh: Senator tells reporters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A public hearing on accusations that U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted a woman 36 years ago will be held, Republican Senator John Kennedy told reporters on Monday, according to multiple media reports.<p>Both Kavanaugh, who denies the accusations, and …

U.S. Supreme Court

Class action arbitration

Last Oct. 24, the Senate killed by a 51-50 vote a controversial rule that would have allowed Americans to file class-action suits against banks …

Class Action

Bonus Quote of the Day

“I’m fairly confident that our founding fathers did not intend the process to work this way. So far it’s pretty much been an intergalactic freak …

Brett Kavanaugh

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:<p>ABC's "This Week" — Adm. Karl Schultz, commandant, U.S. Coast Guard; Michael Sprayberry, director, North Carolina Emergency Management; former Whitewater independent counsel Ken Starr; JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon.<p>___<p>NBC's "Meet the …

Meet the Press

Grace Notes: John Bel Edwards isn't waiting on John Kennedy's election decision to start fundraising off of it

Gov. John Bel Edwards still doesn’t know who his main opponent will be next year. But he’s fundraising as if he does.<p>Piggybacking on a LaPolitics …

John Bel Edwards

On Brett Kavanaugh, John Kennedy will vote 'happily and proudly' to confirm Supreme Court pick |

U.S. Sen. John Kennedy said Friday (Sept. 7) he will vote "happily and proudly" to endorse Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the U.S. Supreme Court. The …

Brett Kavanaugh

Sen. John Kennedy spars with John Dean at Kavanaugh hearing |

WASHINGTON -- The confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh ended Friday (Sept. 7) with a testy exchange between Republican Sen. …

Donald Trump

Daniher gains lifetime achievement award

Since he was diagnosed with illness, he has continued to work and lead and Neale has found a way to unite the football community in a manner that has …


Grace Notes: John Kennedy's pop culture references are dated, but his flippant approach is of the moment

When politicians reach for pop-culture references, they’re generally attempting to appear hip, cool, now.<p>If that’s U.S. Sen. John Kennedy’s goal, he …

Baton Rouge

HubSpot surpasses 100th engineer milestone in Dublin

Engineering activities now a key indicator of maturity of tech firms in Dublin.<p>Marketing software firm HubSpot has surpassed the 100th engineer …


New federal judge confirmed for Louisiana's Western District

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana has a new federal district court judge in its Western District.<p>Robert Summerhays was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Thursday, becoming the first new federal judge in Lafayette in more than 25 years.<p>That's according to Louisiana's U.S. Sens. Bill Cassidy and John …


Surprising primary results from Florida and Arizona, and what they say about the midterms

<i>An Arizona voter carries her ballot to a polling place to vote in the state's Primary on August 28, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona.; Credit: Ralph</i> …


Grace Notes: Donald Trump likely won't miss departing White House lawyer; nor will John Kennedy

President Donald Trump probably won’t much miss White House Counsel Don McGahn, who is going to leave his job following the Senate confirmation …

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Sen. Kennedy: John McCain was a warrior

Senator John Kennedy says John McCain was a fighter whose no vote on ObamaCare repeal wasn't some 'Damascene moment' but was instead an objection 'from day one' to the process.

John McCain

Dear Sec. Acosta, Let States Handle Unclaimed Retirement Funds

States, not insurers, should handle the tracking and return of unclaimed retirement benefits, Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) said in a recent letter to …


Governor, Congressional Members Praise McCain's Life Of Service

Just Now<p>Governor John Bel Edwards is fondly remembering the decades of service that the late Republican Senator John McCain gave to this …

New Orleans

James D. Cain Jr. nominated for federal judgeship

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Lake Charles attorney has been nominated for a federal judgeship.<p>Sens. Bill Cassidy and John Kennedy said Monday that James D. Cain Jr. was nominated by President Donald Trump to serve as a U.S. district judge for the Western District of Louisiana in Lake Charles.<p>Cain is a …

New Orleans

Tipp U21 manager says the pressure is on ahead of final

<b>Tipperary will know in a matter of hours whether they’ll be taking home the All Ireland U21 hurling title for 2018.</b><p>The Premier go up against Cork in …


Tipp underdogs seek redemption in All Ireland U21 hurling final

<b>Tipperary are still out for redemption as they take on Cork this afternoon in the All Ireland U21 hurling final.</b><p>Having come back from a disappointing …