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WHY DOES MAYOR TYLER REFUSE TO CLEAN-UP A & E COMMITTEE?

Sunday, January 14, 2018 … 11:33 A.M. Six weeks ago, thanks to City Councilman James Flurry, it seemed a long overdue clean-up of at least…

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SHREVEPORT TIMES CITY HALL CORRUPTION REPORT A MUST-READ

Sunday, January 7, 2018 … 11:20 A.M. The Shreveport Times devotes much of its news space in this morning’s print edition to the sprawling corruption…

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Caddo Commission

SHREVEPORT’S 2018 NEW YEAR … A HAPPY ONE?

Monday, January 1, 2018 … 2:50 P.M. My most particular wish for a first-rate New Year 2018 goes to my hometown. As some of us…

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CPERS

DEAR CADDO COMMISSION: I AWAIT YOUR “THANK YOU” NOTE

Friday, December 22, 2017 … 9:03 A.M. Three days ago, I wrote yet another article detailing the Caddo Parish Commission habit of openly violating its…

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CPERS

CADDO COMMISSION MALICIOUSLY SLAPS RULE OF LAW … AGAIN

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 … 11:55 A.M. Subscribers to Shreveport’s local newspaper may have noticed today’s lengthy article, “Parish Moves Forward With Call for Internal…

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Local

THANKSGIVING, A PERSONAL STORY … AND A QUESTION ANSWERED

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 … 8:57 A.M. … Thanksgiving. Again this year, it poses a question for some of us: how do I properly express…

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Local

FAKE “POLLS” CREATE FAKE “NEWS” IN SHREVEPORT MAYOR’S RACE

Thursday, November 16, 2017 … 3:00 P.M. Just as more and more Americans get their heads around what fake news is, here come the fake…

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Local

Pt. 2: STAKES COULDN’T BE HIGHER IN SHREVEPORT MAYOR’S RACE

Saturday, November 11, 2017 … 5:12 P.M. Yep, ‘tis the season. The Shreveport political one, that is. To kick it off, City Councilmen Willie Bradford…

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Caddo Schools

NEW B.E.S.E. SCHOOL GRADING SYSTEM MAY ROCK CPSB

… Tuesday, October 24, 2017 … 9:08 A.M. The Louisiana Board of Elementary and Secondary Education – “BESE” – has voted 8-3 in favor of…

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TAKING INVENTORY: PUBLIC CORRUPTION AND LOCAL MEDIA

Thursday, October 19, 2017 … 4:30 P.M. I have been plying my anti-corruption trade on social media since 2009, just as I had done so…

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Local

KTBS & KSLA: LICHTER SLAMS US FOR ELIO DEAL MESS

Friday, October 13, 2017 … 7:35 P.M. Stuart Lichter came to Shreveport today. Some of us locals, we now know, are not on his favorites…

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Local

KTBS: TYLER / GLOVER / HIGHTOWER “A & E COMMITTEE” LOOT

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 … 10:22 P.M. … A report tonight from the KTBS Television News duo of Shon Gables and Gary Hines further details…

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Local

SHREVEPORT TAXPAYERS FUND CITY HALL COVER-UP

Sunday, October 8, 2017 … 12:10 P.M. Documents now seeping into the public record clearly detail how Mayor Ollie Tyler – and more and more…

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Local

KSLA-TV: SHREVEPORT WATER & SEWER AUDIT CONFIRMS WORST

Friday, October 6, 2017 … 8:09 A.M. Amid increasing news of related Shreveport City Hall corruption, a City of Shreveport internal audit details the deterioration…

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Local

KTBS-TV: FEDS INVESTIGATE SHREVEPORT CITY HALL

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 … 10:49 P.M. … Shreveport’s KTBS Television News is confirming that the U. S. Attorney’s Office and FBI are questioning various…

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