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Kennedy: Raising taxes is a stupid idea for Louisiana

Winston Churchill said that “for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying...

Alexander: Constitutional issues at play during COVID-19

Royal Alexander | Special to the Press-Tribune While a disconcerting and difficult time for many Americans, the brilliance of...

Shreveport football started with 1895 victory over Monroe

When I wrote the book “Football Country” in 1981, the first chapter was titled “Overview,” detailing football’s introduction to Shreveport in 1895. At that time,...

Opinion: Don Briggs – A True Free Market

A True Free Market The United States is a free market. We are a capitalistic society. Pick your product and it can be imported and...

Why You (And I) Should Not Prospect in December

In the print media business, we often look for leads and prospects in competing publications. This usually pans out very well, as clients who...

Carlson: The end of election season is near

We’re just a few days away from the end of what sure seems an excessively long and arduous election season – the Saturday, November...

Making Things Happen

Most Bossier Parish residents probably didn’t need the recent news from the Louisiana Treasurer’s office to know parish population growth continues at a robust...

Togetherness

Bossier/Webster, Caddo DAs to hold joint Christmas Party Dec. 13 For the first time in history, the district attorneys from Caddo and Bossier/Webster are getting...

Show Your Exemption, Washington

Americans are struggling with Obamacare every day. They’re losing the coverage they liked, seeing their premiums skyrocket, and struggling to enroll in anything new....

Opinion: John Kennedy – We Can Reduce Our Medicaid Costs

We Can Reduce Our Medicaid Costs Malcolm Bird was a first-time father with a toddler whose pinky finger was bleeding. He rushed his young daughter...