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New Orleans mayor blasts Jindal with counter executive order protecting LGBT individuals

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Mitch Landrieu
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu responded to Gov. Bobby Jindal's controversial religious objections executive order by issuing an order of his own. [...]

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Critics bash Jindal over ‘religious freedom’ executive order

Thursday, May 21, 2015
Gov. Bobby Jondal (R-La.)
"Arrogant" and "cynical" — that's what Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal called President Barack Obama last fall after the president issued an executive order addressing the hot-button social issue of illegal immigration. [...]

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Defiant Jindal issues executive order after Louisiana House panel kills anti-gay bill

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-La.)
Louisiana lawmakers on Tuesday shelved a divisive religious objections bill pushed by Gov. Bobby Jindal, but the governor fought back, issuing an executive order aimed at doing the same thing. [...]

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Louisiana House committee kills anti-LGBT ‘religious freedom’ bill

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Louisiana state capitol in Baton Rouge.
Our legislators decided that Louisiana would not be the next Indiana and voted to return HB 707 to the calendar, effectively killing the bill, reports Equality Louisiana. [...]

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Contentious Louisiana anti-gay religious objections bill scheduled for hearing

Monday, May 18, 2015
Louisiana
A House committee on Tuesday is scheduled to debate a bill backed by Gov. Bobby Jindal that thrust Louisiana into a national debate over religious freedom and the rights of same-sex couples. [...]

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Bobby Jindal blasts companies opposed to Louisiana religious freedom bill

Friday, April 24, 2015
Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-La.)
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Thursday that businesses opposed to religious objections laws are entering an "unholy alliance" with the same liberal elites who support more taxes, regulation and "demonize" profit-making. [...]

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Jindal defends religious objections bill that would allow anti-LGBT discrimination

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Gov. Bobby Jindal (R-La.)
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has given a full-throated defense of a divisive religious liberty bill that is a key piece of his legislative agenda. [...]

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Louisiana lawmaker says he’ll make changes to divisive religious objection bill

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Mike Johnson
Rep. Mike Johnson says his bill will be clarified in the hopes of addressing concerns it could lead to discrimination against LGBT individuals and other minorities. [...]

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Controversial religious freedom bill hits snag in Louisiana state House

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Louisiana
A religious objections bill similar to laws that have ignited a political firestorm in Arkansas and Indiana ran into a roadblock with the Louisiana Legislature on Monday, the first day of the legislative session. [...]

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Louisiana to become latest state to enter religious freedom debate

Friday, April 10, 2015
Louisiana
Even before the opening of Louisiana's legislative session, a bill has thrust the state into the national debate over religious objections laws. [...]

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