Senator Mary Landrieu http://wwno.org en Mary Landrieu Wrestles An (Obamacare) Alligator http://wwno.org/post/mary-landrieu-wrestles-obamacare-alligator <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RLl8DYDRCzs</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ExtaKZ8DHXQ</p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:37:19 +0000 Frank James 50037 at http://wwno.org Senator Landrieu Says Lawmakers Scrambling To End Shutdown http://wwno.org/post/senator-landrieu-says-lawmakers-scrambling-end-shutdown <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisiana&rsquo;s Democratic US Senator Mary </span>Landrieu<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says talks are under way in the nation&rsquo;s capital to end the partial government shutdown. Those behind-the-scenes discussions aren&rsquo;t getting much traction.</span></p><p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 45532 at http://wwno.org Senator Landrieu Introduces Bipartisan Revenue-Sharing Plan For Coastal States http://wwno.org/post/senator-landrieu-introduces-bipartisan-revenue-sharing-plan-coastal-states <p>Louisiana Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu is joining forces with Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski of Alaska over energy revenue sharing.</p><p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 31655 at http://wwno.org Senator Landrieu Pushes Interior Nominee for Revenue-Sharing Changes http://wwno.org/post/senator-landrieu-pushes-interior-nominee-revenue-sharing-changes <p>Louisiana Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu is calling on the Obama administration’s nominee for Interior Secretary to support a bigger share of oil and gas revenue to coastal states.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At a hearing of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, </span>Landrieu<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> told nominee Sally Jewell that offshore drilling along the Gulf Coast accounts for three times the production onshore in western and interior states.</span></p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 30803 at http://wwno.org Landrieu Announces $6M in FEMA Grants http://wwno.org/post/landrieu-announces-6m-fema-grants <p></p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">U.S. Sen. Mary L. Landrieu says $6 million in disaster recovery grants related to Hurricanes Isaac and Katrina are heading to Louisiana.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Landrieu says the funds are provided through the Federal Emergency Management Agency's Public Assistance Program.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:48:25 +0000 The Associated Press 29728 at http://wwno.org Senator Landrieu Backing Keystone Pipeline http://wwno.org/post/senator-landrieu-backing-keystone-pipeline <p>U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu is pushing for support of the Keystone pipeline.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 29333 at http://wwno.org Bobby Jindal One Of The Most Unpopular Governors In The Country, Poll Says http://wwno.org/post/bobby-jindal-one-most-unpopular-governors-country-poll-says <p>Bobby Jindal, once one of the most popular governors in the country, has seen his approval ratings slide over the past two-and-a-half years to just 37 percent, <a href="http://www.publicpolicypolling.com/main/2013/02/landrieu-leads-potential-foes-for-reelection.html" target="_blank">according to a report released today</a> by the Public Policy Polling organization.</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 21:33:30 +0000 Jason Saul 29235 at http://wwno.org Senator Landrieu Names U.S. Attorney Nominee http://wwno.org/post/senator-landrieu-names-us-attorney-nominee <p>Senator Mary Landrieu has recommended New Orleans native Kenneth Polite&nbsp;to replace retired U.S. Attorney Jim Letten. One legal expert says there’s a strong chance he’ll get the job. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 28959 at http://wwno.org Affordable Care Act Deadline Approaches http://wwno.org/post/affordable-care-act-deadline-approaches <p>The deadline is approaching this week for governors who opted out of provisions of the Affordable Care Act to change their minds. Louisiana Republican Governor Bobby Jindal is refusing to set up a state-run health insurance exchange for people who can’t afford plans in the current market.</p><p>Louisiana Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu is turning up the pressure on Jindal. She wants the state to establish a system under the new guidelines instead of having the federal government impose general standards.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 24876 at http://wwno.org Senator Landrieu Backs Civil Settlement With BP http://wwno.org/post/senator-landrieu-backs-civil-settlement-bp <p>With the BP criminal settlement over the 2010 oil spill now pending a judge’s approval, talks are heating up to reach a deal on civil Clean Water Act fines. U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu is hoping they’re successful.</p><p> Mon, 26 Nov 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 23976 at http://wwno.org