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Online sales tax and government greed

As expected, talk of instituting sales tax for online purchases is in the air again and it’s sad to see just how many politicians are foaming at the mouth like rabid dogs to get their hands on your money.

Why aren’t we the greatest generation?

Ten years ago, NBC newscaster Tom Brokaw wrote a book about what he called “The Greatest Generation.” In contrast, there’s a new best seller out now calling America “the dumbest generation.” And since Louisiana is at the bottom of the barrel on most national lists, you can imagine how folks in th

A very dangerous game

New York City police authorities are investigating a series of unprovoked physical attacks in public places on people who are Jewish, in the form of what is called “the knockout game.”

LaPolitic Notebook

Special Report: Katrina General Capitol-Bound
Russel Honoré developing legislative
package for ‘environmental justice’

LaPolitics Notebook

Special election rattles political landscape

Political newcomer Vance McAllister of Swartz pulled off his second big election surprise in a row by easily defeating the early favorite in the Nov. 16 runoff in the 5th Congressional District.

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