U.S. Senate

October 7, 2016

Oct. 7: Holding corporations accountable

Only one of Louisiana’s five major U.S. Senate candidates agrees with Gov. John Bel Edwards that oil and gas companies should face legal damages for their role in damaging the state’s fragile coastline. Public Service Commissioner Foster Campbell told an LSU audience that “politicians with tap dancing shoes” have failed to hold the industry accountable for its role in destroying more than 1,900 square miles of  wetlands.… Read more...