Politics http://wwno.org en If Aide-Kissing Congressman Doesn't Quit, Voters Will Decide Fate http://wwno.org/post/if-aide-kissing-congressman-doesnt-quit-voters-will-decide-fate As of this writing, Rep. Vance McAllister is still a Republican congressman representing his northeastern Louisiana district.<p>And that's part of the problem, according to the Louisiana Republican Party establishment. Gov. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:39:26 +0000 Frank James 58455 at http://wwno.org Le Show For April 13, 2014 http://wwno.org/post/le-show-april-13-2014 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In this edition of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Le Show</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Harry </span>Shearear<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> brings News from Outside the Bubble, News of Secrets, What the </span>Frack<span style="line-height: 1.5;">?, News of the Warm, Mr. Middle Class, News of the Olympic Movement, Apologies of the Week, and more.</span></p> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 18:26:15 +0000 Harry Shearer 58408 at http://wwno.org 'Kissing Congressman' Video Puts Scandal In Unusual Focus http://wwno.org/post/kissing-congressman-video-puts-scandal-unusual-focus Embattled GOP Rep. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 20:27:00 +0000 Liz Halloran 58102 at http://wwno.org Le Show For April 6, 2014 http://wwno.org/post/le-show-april-6-2014 <p>This week on <em>Le Show</em>, Harry Shearer brings a phone call between the Georges Bush, News from Outside the Bubble, What the Frack?, News of the Atom, News of the Godly, the Apologies of the week, Reads the Trades for You, and more.</p> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 18:35:57 +0000 Harry Shearer 57892 at http://wwno.org Reshaping A Greater New Orleans: Criminal Justice http://wwno.org/post/reshaping-greater-new-orleans-criminal-justice <p>WWNO — New Orleans Public Radio and public television station WYES are collaborating on coverage of reforms to the Orleans Parish criminal justice system.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:20:00 +0000 Eve Troeh & Marcia Kavanaugh 57174 at http://wwno.org Le Show For March 30, 2014 http://wwno.org/post/le-show-march-30-2014 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In this edition of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Le Show</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Harry brings News of the Warm, What the </span>Frack<span style="line-height: 1.5;">?, </span>Karzai<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Talk, </span>Waterboarding<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> USA, News of </span>AFPac<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the Apologies of the Week, and more.</span></p> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 18:30:21 +0000 Harry Shearer 57359 at http://wwno.org As Obamacare Deadline Nears, Louisiana Gets Special Attention http://wwno.org/post/obamacare-deadline-nears-louisiana-gets-special-attention With only four days left before the March 31 enrollment deadline, the White House is kicking into high gear trying to round up more Affordable Care Act enrollees – and Louisiana got special attention Thursday.<p>Why? Enrollment in the federal healthcare exchange there has lagged behind other states and, perhaps as important, citizens are getting bombarded with anti-ACA ads as Democratic Sen. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:10:00 +0000 Ailsa Chang 57181 at http://wwno.org Le Show For March 23, 2014 http://wwno.org/post/le-show-march-23-2014 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this edition of <em>Le Show</em>, Harry Shearer brings you </span>AC370<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, News of </span>AfPAC<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Just Say So, News of the Olympic Movement, What the </span>Frack<span style="line-height: 1.5;">?, News from Outside the Bubble, News of the Atom, Apologies of the Week, and more!</span></p> Sun, 23 Mar 2014 18:34:46 +0000 Harry Shearer 56817 at http://wwno.org Le Show For March 16, 2014 http://wwno.org/post/le-show-march-16-2014 <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on <em>Le Show</em>, Harry Shearer brings us What the Frack, News of the Olympic Movement, News of the Inspector's General, Let's Follow the Dollar, News of the Atom, Apologies of the Week, and more. &nbsp;</span></p> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 18:44:26 +0000 Harry Shearer 55889 at http://wwno.org Edwin Edwards: Governor, Convict, Reality TV Star — Congressman? http://wwno.org/post/edwin-edwards-governor-convict-reality-tv-star-congressman Rascally former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards was once so confident about re-election that he declared "the only way I can lose is if I'm caught in bed with either a dead girl or a live boy."<p>That was 30 years ago, when Edwards, 86, was a much younger man. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 00:43:16 +0000 Liz Halloran 55755 at http://wwno.org