Find Real Estate Agents and Homes for Sale


Real Estate News --> Louisiana News

Roll Call: Wealth of all 531 members of Congress ranked; see how Louisiana delegation stacks up


John Kennedy, R-Louisiana, appears to be the wealthiest of the bunch ... Because members often disclose dozens of assets — between bank and retirement accounts, real estate holdings or tracks of undeveloped properties — those broad ranges make ...


Archived Story

The Capitol Dome of the Capitol Building at sunrise, Friday, Feb9, 2018, in WashingtonThe Senate is ready for a showdown debate over immigration, including whether to protect young "Dreamers" from deportation, in an election-year battle that's sure to electrify both parties' most fervent voters and could well end in stalemate(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) ORG XMIT: WX101 Andrew Harnik Facebook Twitter Email Print Save #modal-image-830a22f8-faa8-5011-bef7-4b496502f5e2 img { max-height: 1175px; } jQuery(document).ready(function($){ function asset_prevNextContent(oAsset, sPos){ var sPosTitle = (sPos === 'prev') ? 'Previous' : 'Next Up'; var sPosDir = (sPos === 'prev') ? 'left' : 'right'; var sURL = (sPos === 'prev') ? oAsset.url+'#tncms-source=article-nav-prev' : oAsset.url+'#tncms-source=article-nav-next'; var iTextTrun = 80; var sImage = '; if( oAsset.preview && oAsset.preview != 'undefined' ){ iTextTrun = 60; sImage = '+ '+ '+ '; } var sContent = '+ '+ '+ '+sPosTitle.substr(0,4)+'+ '+ '+ '+ '+ ''+ '+sPosTitle+'+ '+ sImage+ '+ '+__tnt.truncateStr(oAsset.title,85,'…')+'+ '+__tnt.truncateStr(oAsset.summary,iTextTrun,'…')+'+ '+ ' '+ '; '; return sContent; } $.get('http://www.theadvocate.com/tncms/search/mlt/?origin=b3d13cd8-1c0f-11e8-802f-cf523f026c28&app=editorial&preview=1&type=article%2Ccollection%2Cvideo%2Cyoutube').then(function(oResponse, sStatus, oXHR){ if( typeof oResponse.assets === 'object' && oResponse.assets.length > 0 ){ var oPrev,oNext = null; // try to match in index $(oResponse.assets).each(function(i,oAsset){ if( oAsset.id === 'b3d13cd8-1c0f-11e8-802f-cf523f026c28' ){ oNext = oResponse.assets[(i+1)]; oPrev = oResponse.assets[(i-1)]; return false; } }); // no index match if( !oNext && !oPrev ){ oPrev = oResponse.assets[0]; oNext = oResponse.assets[1]; // end of list, prev no next } else if( !oNext && oPrev ){ oNext = oResponse.assets[0]; // start of list, next no prev } else if( oNext && !oPrev ){ oPrev = oResponse.assets[(oResponse.assets.length-1)]; } // append links if( oPrev ){ $('#paging-prev-b3d13cd8-1c0f-11e8-802f-cf523f026c28').append(asset_prevNextContent(oPrev, 'prev')).show(); setTimeout(function(){ $('#paging-prev-b3d13cd8-1c0f-11e8-802f-cf523f026c28').removeClass('offset'); }, 200); } if( oNext ){ $('#paging-next-b3d13cd8-1c0f-11e8-802f-cf523f026c28').append(asset_prevNextContent(oNext)).show(); setTimeout(function(){ $('#paging-next-b3d13cd8-1c0f-11e8-802f-cf523f026c28').removeClass('offset'); }, 200); // fix conflicting content $('.share-container.headline-right').addClass('hidden-sm'); } // bind tracking event handlers $('#asset-paging-b3d13cd8-1c0f-11e8-802f-cf523f026c28 a').on('click', function(e){ var sAction = ($(this).data('direction') === 'right') ? 'next' : 'previous'; __tnt.trackEvent({'category':'tnt-prev-next','action':sAction, 'label':'article', 'value':'1'}); return true; }); } }, function(){ __tnt.log('Error: '+ sStatus); });var bPrevNextScroll = false; $(window).on('scroll mousewheel', function(){ if ( !bPrevNextScroll && $('.asset-body').length > 0 && !$('body').hasClass('trigger-disabled') && !__tnt.elementOnScreen('#asset-photo-carousel') && !__tnt.regions.stickyAnchor.hasContent ) { bPrevNextScroll = true; var sNextTrigger = 'trigger-next'; setTimeout(function(){ if( __tnt.elementOnScreen('.asset-body', 250) ){ $('body').removeClass(sNextTrigger); } else { $('body').addClass(sNextTrigger); } bPrevNextScroll = false; }, 200); } });$(window).on("load resize", function(){ var sCondTrigger = 'trigger-condensed'; if( window.innerWidth > 991 && window.innerWidth 9, 2018, in WashingtonThe Senate is ready for a showdown debate over immigration, including whether to protect young "Dreamers" from deportation, in an election-year battle that's sure to electrify both parties' most fervent voters and could well end in stalemate(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) ORG XMIT: WX101 Andrew Harnik Facebook Twitter Email Print Save #ndn-video-player-1.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } var _ndnq = _ndnq || []; _ndnq.push(['embed']); #ndn-video-player-2.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; } var _ndnq = _ndnq || []; _ndnq.push(['embed']); None of the members Louisiana's congressional delegation cracked the list of Capitol Hill's 50 wealthiest politicians but at least two can count themselves as millionaire, according to an analysis of financial disclosure forms by Roll Call.SenJohn Kennedy, R-Louisiana, appears to be the wealthiest of the bunch, with a net worth estimated at roughly $6.4 million, which placed him 55th on Roll Call's ranking of all the senators and representatives in Congress.Behind Kennedy was U.SRepRalph Abraham, a farmer, physician and veterinarian from Richland Parish, whose net worth Roll Call estimated at $4.8 million, or 67th on the list of 530 members (there are currently four vacancies in the U.SHouse of Representatives and SenTina Murphy, a Minnesota Democrat appointed earlier this year to replaced former SenAl Franken, hasn't yet filed a disclosure form).

Trending Louisiana News:


  • Real estate heir Durst is a suicide risk, sheriff says
  • Louisiana lawmakers band together to fight opioid crisis
  • Report: La. has 3rd-lowest property tax
  • Plaquemine named fourth safest city in Louisiana
  • Building going up at Louisiana Avenue and Freret Street will be new dialysis center
  • 1st Source Servall Purchases Appliance Parts Company of Louisiana
  • Voters statewide to consider real estate tax ban
  • Broussard, LA Homes For Sale & Real Estate
  • Louisiana has the Powerball winner; ticket worth $55.9M
  • Kentwood, LA Homes For Sale & Real Estate
  • New Juvenile Court judge faces scrutiny over her residency
  • LaRussa Real Estate Joins Coldwell Banker Real Estate Network
  • Minn. Investor Buys Louisiana Race Track
  • Local movie theater magnate T.G. "Teddy" Solomon dies at 93
  • Latter & Blum Inc. merging with Lafayette-based real estate firm
  • The risk of falling in love with your home
  • Louisiana becoming a job-creating powerhouse in the South
  • Former Louisiana Heart Hospital sold for $22 million
  • Robert Durst, Millionaire 'Jinx' Subject, Indicted on Firearm Charges in Louisiana
  • La. secretary of state candidates trade barbs