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Why Louisiana’s GOP congressional delegation won’t condemn the Racist in Chief

By Robert Mann Perhaps you have noticed not one Republican member of Louisiana’s congressional delegation condemned Donald Trump for his racist remarks about immigrants. I know, Trump’s vulgar slur surprised no one. This kind of thing is routine. And it’s … Continue reading

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A Knight’s Tale about Scalise has some problems

By Robert Mann Kenny Knight, the former David Duke aide, is trying to do Rep. Steve Scalise a solid. And some in news media might just buy it. Perhaps they should be more skeptical. Knight is now asserting that then-state … Continue reading

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It’s not about Steve Scalise’s “bones”

By Robert Mann I’ll take Rep. Cedric Richmond’s word for it that his Louisiana House colleague, Rep. Steve Scalise, doesn’t have “a racist bone in his body.” And, for now, I’ll accept Scalise’s explanation that speaking to a white supremacist … Continue reading

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