Is change coming to Louisiana? Will the tradition of graft and corruption in its political process begin to end with the election of Bobby Jindal as governor? In a very convincing manner, Jinal has won the governorship. The people of Louisiana have elected a non-white Republican. Fox News Jindal, the Republican 36-year-old son of Indian […]
Category: Gulf Reconstruction
CBS The owners of a nursing home where 35 patients died after Hurricane Katrina were acquitted Friday of negligent homicide and cruelty charges for not evacuating the facility as the storm approached. The jury took about four hours to acquit Sal and Mabel Mangano, the husband-and-wife owners of St. Rita’s Nursing Home in St. Bernard […]
Habitat denied permission to build homes.
I was sceptical a few weeks ago when I wrote about the vast sums of money that the Feds were giving to Gulf Coast homeowners.
skippy has put together a linkfest of left blogging about the anniversary of Katrina. as usual, prime scout at first draft is the main go-to gal for what’s really happening in n’awlins, and today she gives us video of the unbreakable spirit of new orleans in the guise of the arabi wrecking krewe volunteers helping […]