WILL MONEY RULE IN THIS PRESIDENTIAL RACE?

Democrats started this Presidential campaign season with more than 20 candidates.  Eventually, it dropped to about a dozen, with, so far, only five of those "qualified" to appear on the next debate stage.  But debate performance doesn't seem to matter much. Both Senator Kamala Harris and former Obama cabinet member Julian Castro...

Without Clear Commitment to DBE Inclusion from the Start, Convention Center Project Should Remain Stalled

The failure of staff at the city’s convention center to require minority business participation in the bid for a master architect to oversee the center’s multi-million-dollar facelift is grinding the bid process to a halt and causing strife among several board members. In December, the board of the Ernest N....

PAC Weighs in Early on 2020 DA’s Race

The election for Orleans Parish district attorney is still more than 300 days away, but the ad war that is expected to define the race has already begun thanks to a local political action committee that has sponsored a billboard along I-10 in New Orleans blasting incumbent District Attorney Leon...