Massive voter registration drives generated more heat and hard feelings than actual new voters. But the alarm raised by bogus and duplicate applications affecting the integrity of the election is nothing more than good campaign fodder.
Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Lafayette all bring tremendous assets to a potential digital/interactive media triangle. But it won't work as long as parochial attitudes exist. The public needs to recognize the value of regional partnerships.
Massive change is unavoidable over the next 25 years, due to rapid advances in technology. Louisiana needs to take steps, such as improving the education system and challenging students, in order to keep up. Plus: Legislature needs to find ways to save money in order to invest in the future, Baton Rouge Area Chamber looking for volunteers and people step up to help United Way.