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Bobby Jindal and David Duke may be different fish, but they swim in the same fetid pond

By Robert Mann What do former KKK leader David Duke and Gov. Bobby Jindal have in common? They have both used the same language to describe and demean Louisiana’s working poor. In April 2013, Jindal wrote an op-ed in the … Continue reading

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Jindal’s no racist, but when it comes to Medicaid, he whistles their tunes

By Robert Mann I’ll stipulate that Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is not a racist. Nor are the Republican members of the House Health and Welfare Committee who Wednesday voted unanimously to reject billions in federal funds to expand the state’s … Continue reading

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