In spite of a few parsimonious partisans, Lafayette residents recognize that government revenue — yes, taxes — is necessary for the greater good.
We can clearly see where the stress fracture on the CPC is located, and it’s not between the donkeys and the elephants, it’s between common sense and pandering.
UL Lafayette has kicked up a storm cloud with its LGBT Studies program. Why the fuss?
Damn proud of my alma mater these days. Prouder than I’ve ever been of its success in athletics; prouder even than when I strutted out of the Cajundome with undergrad and graduate degrees from UL Lafayette in 1990 and ’95.
Should smoking be banned at bars in Lafayette? This smoker says yes.
I smoke cigarettes. Roll-your-own cigarettes. I am accustomed to huddling near dumpsters and dodging rain to satisfy my nicotine addiction.
Smaller, poorer, rural parishes will likely suffer the most from state cuts to Decentralized Arts Funding.
Five million dollars is chump change in a $20 billion-plus state budget. It’ll buy a few miles of highway, a new wing on an old school, an upgrade to a water-treatment facility.
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