The Disappearing Governors
There is a painful irony in a recent decision of the Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, on the side of Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana, whom the U.S. Department of Justice tried to stop from making charter …
Jindal Suspends Campaign; 2016 Race Now Meaningless Race to Despair
Today Bobby Jindal… the governor who turned around his state from the depths of despair after decades of corruption and the body blow that was Hurricane Katrina, who accumulated a sterling record of conservative reform in school choice, health care …
Jindal Protests Sending of Syrian Refugees to New Orleans
Governor Bobby Jindal protested the settlement of Syrian refugees in New Orleans in a letter to President Obama following the terrorist attack in Paris.
“It is irresponsible and severely disconcerting to place individuals, who may or may not have ties …
Jindal’s Impressive Tax-Reform Plan Deserves Attention
If you want to design from scratch a tax system that makes sense practically and philosophically, you could hardly do better than the one Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal proposed this week as part of his presidential campaign.
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Can Bobby Jindal Catch Fire from Iowa?
Iowa City, Iowa — Bobby Jindal is still talking when they turn off the lights at the Celebration Farm. It is two and a half hours after his town hall started, and he has finally finished chatting with the very last …
Trump on Jindal: ‘I Only Respond to People That Register More than 1 Percent in the Polls’
Here’s Donald Trump’s response to Bobby Jindal calling him a “narcissist,” an “egomaniac,” and “a carnival act,” among other things, in a speech this morning.
He did not make the debate stage and therefore I have never met him. I …
Bobby Jindal Tilts at Trump
Rattling off a Trumpian quantity of insults, Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal became the latest Republican presidential hopeful to take a swing at Donald Trump Thursday.
Like Rick Perry, Lindsey Graham, and Rand Paul before him, Jindal launched the opening salvo …
At the Movies with Bobby J.
There’s been some comment of late about Bobby Jindal, and I’d like to add some of my own. As I’ve said before, I love the guy — even when he’s pretending to be a populist boob, …
Bobby Jindal Showcases His Completely-Not-Like-Trump-at-All Pugnacious Tone
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal also spoke today at the “Defending the American Dream Summit” in Columbus, Ohio, an event organized by the political advocacy group Americans for Prosperity.
As Kevin noted below, Jindal is showcasing a more pugnacious tone in …
Jindal vs. Walker on Health Care
Changing the way we subsidize health insurance so that almost everyone can get catastrophic insurance is a good idea, and I think it has to be part of any politically viable Obamacare replacement plan. Scott Walker’s new plan draws …
GOP Electorate Passes on Guy Who Turned Around Disastrous State
Today’s Morning Jolt is a wee bit cranky.
A Stupid GOP Electorate Takes a Pass on the Best Governor in the 2016 Field
Alright. I’m ready to just burn down the primary process.
Do you why I was such a …
Bobby Jindal Drops Out of Presidential Race
Bobby Jindal is ending his presidential bid, he announced Tuesday evening on Fox News.
“I’ve come here to announce that I am suspending my campaign for the president of the United States,” he told Fox News’s Brett Baier.
“The reality …
Jindal to Christie on Cutting Size of Gov’t: ‘I’ll Give You a Ribbon for Participation and a Juicebox’
Bobby Jindal, in one of his many jabs tonight at Chris Christie, said his efforts at cutting the size of New Jersey’s government are worth “a ribbon for participation and a juicebox.”
“This is about the most important election in …
Count me as delighted that Bobby Jindal is getting some traction in the new NBC News poll in Iowa, up to 6 percent. I’ve often said to people that if a presidential campaign consisted of meeting with small groups of people …
Jindal Gets in Line with Everyone Else Wishing to Debate Hillary
This morning Governor Bobby Jindal challenged Hillary Clinton to a debate on health-are policy:
“I have a plan that repeals Obamacare and replaces it with something that preserves freedom, empowers patients, lowers costs and reduces the role of both federal …
Thirty-Three Cheers for Jindal, Contra Trump
Bobby Jindal made a superb, sharply pointed speech today at the National Press Club, embracing Donald Trump’s assault on “political correctness” in order to use politically incorrect, but utterly accurate, words to describe Trump himself.
Calling for a “politically incorrect …
Jindal Shone During Katrina
With so many video and written retrospectives on Hurricane Katrina these days, in observance of Saturday’s tenth anniversary of its landfall, I am surprised how little attention has been paid to the fact that one current presidential candidate was almost …
Governor Jindal’s people write:
This is an absurd notion that could only be put forth by someone with complete ignorance of Governor Jindal’s career, his policies, and his politics.
I assume that whoever wrote this wasn’t there the last …
Team Jindal Responds to Williamson
In a statement e-mailed to NR, Jindal campaign manager Timmy Teepell responds to Kevin’s Corner post:
This is an absurd notion that could only be put forth by someone with complete ignorance of Governor Jindal’s career, his policies, and …
Jindal Says Trump’s Comments Are ‘For Cowards’
Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal came out swinging against Donald Trump Saturday.
“Coarse language and degrading comments are for cowards,” Jindal said in a statement emailed to National Review. “Where I come from we don’t treat people like that.”