~ La. Gov. Bobby Jindal has asked the committee formed , drafting him for president, to please desist! The Governor fears supports will be confused about what his future plans will be, i.e. run for re-election!
~ Indicted former U.S. Rep. William Jefferson has told Federal prosecutors, through his defense lawyers, that the $100,000. In cash (in his refrigerator) he received, allegedly to bribe an African government official was there so the maids wouldn’t steal it!
~Baton Rouge has been ranked 8th in the nation for recession proof economic performance by the Brookings Institute.