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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

COMMENTARY
The Louisiana State Capitol

Readers React: Legislative leaders ‘self-indulging’ with Capitol police force

By: - March 20, 2023

On June 16, 2022, Gov. Edwards quietly approved the creation of a new police force exclusively for the Louisiana Legislature. He signed into law Act 507, legitimizing Senate Bill 490 – a poorly identified bill entitled “to provide security services for the state capitol building.” It’s probable that term-limited Senate President Page Cortez, R-Lafayette, and […]

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Rapides Library Board of Control member James Morgan.

Readers React: Extremist views on libraries are ‘delusional’

By: - January 22, 2023

With regards to “AG Jeff Landry asked to weigh in on Rapides library policy,” by Frances Madeson, Jan. 19, 2023 I am writing in response to the long-awaited public comments from James Morgan on the merits of his proposed amendment to the Rapides Parish Library Collection Policy as mentioned in the recent Louisiana Illuminator article.  It is […]