Trump is Failing His Latest Test: Hurricane Laura

Hurricane Laura is now a strong Cat 4, with winds up to 150 MPH (Cat 5 is 158 MPH, and it may get there). Storm surges are expected to push creeks and maybe rivers to reverse their flow. A meteorologist on MSNBC just predicted 15-foot flooding in Lake Charles, LA., which is only 15 feet…

Comeuppance for Our Dire Enemy

Most democrats were overjoyed last week when John Bel Edwards, Democrat, defeated Eddie Rispone  for re-election to Louisiana’s governorship. Edwards is very conservative, a steady governor, and a hard campaigner.  Most folks know that Trump held rallies for Rispone, Edwards’ opponent.  Rispone’s loss is Trump’s loss. Rispone’s defeat was also a near mortal loss for…

Louisiana Gov. Runoff: Early Vote Is Heavy

Early voting for Louisiana’s runoff elections which includes the governorship is running stronger in the first three days than a comparable period for the primary and is even running a little ahead of early voting for the 2016 Presidential election. Democrat Governor John Bel Edwards is running for re-election but came up short of 50% in the October…