Louisiana Gov. Landry declares emergency after severe storms kill 3

A state of emergency was declared in Louisiana after severe storms hit last week, leaving about 160,000 people without power and killing three people, including a pregnant woman and her unborn child. Severe storms hit Louisiana, Mississippi and other southern states, killing at least three people Gov. Jeff Landry signed a state of emergency on […]

Mick Jagger Attacks Governor Jeff Landry During Rolling Stones Concert in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Mick Jagger briefly intervened in Louisiana politics as the Rolling Stones performed at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, verbally attacking the state’s conservative governor. did. According to New Orleans news outlets, the band was finishing “You Can’t Always Get What You Want” during its Thursday night set when Jagger […]

Mick Jagger and Republican Louisiana Gov. Jeff Landry trade barbs

Singer Mick Jagger criticized Louisiana’s Republican governor in an unusually vague attack during the Rolling Stones’ recent performance at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The Rolling Stones had just finished performing their hit song “You Can’t Always Get What You Want” during their Thursday night set. Oddly enough, Jagger has set his sights […]

Landry Calls for College Athletes who Skip Anthem to Risk Scholarships

Gov. Jeff Landry (R-Louisiana) on Tuesday called on university boards to implement policies that would put student-athletes at risk of losing their scholarships if they don’t sing the national anthem. Landry’s call came a day after the Louisiana State University (LSU) women’s basketball team lost to Iowa State in the Elite Eight, and the players […]

Louisiana Gov. Landry issues disaster declaration amid crawfish shortage

Republican Louisiana Gov. Jeff Landry on Wednesday issued a disaster declaration for the crawfish industry as the crawfish shortage continues. Drought, unseasonably warm weather and salt water intrusion are believed to be the reasons for the relatively low number of so-called “mud bugs” in this year’s crop. “All 365,000 acres of crawfish in Louisiana are […]

Louisiana Gov. Landry declares state of emergency over police shortage

Louisiana Republican Governor Jeff Landry declared a state of emergency, citing a shortage of police officers. Landry’s executive order Thursday removed limits on the number of new officers Louisiana sheriffs can hire and the department’s salary increases. Landry, who previously worked in law enforcement, said police departments across the state are seeing employment at an […]

Gov. Jeff Landry Orders Louisiana to Track Taxpayer Cost of Illegal Immigration

Louisiana Governor Jeff Landry (R) will now track all costs related to illegal immigration to provide transparency into the bill President Joe Biden's policies are forcing on taxpayers. The plan is to require state authorities to do so. On Tuesday, Landry signed his next contract. presidential order The ultimate goal would be for Louisiana officials […]