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New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu for President! Why Not?

We want Mitch! We want Mitch! Okay, maybe not yet, but soon. Amie Parnes at The Hill writes this week that “Democrats looking for new blood to revitalize their party are taking a close look at New Orleans Mayor Mitch … Continue reading

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This Day in American History: April 24, 1877 – Withdrawal of federal troops from New Orleans and the South, effectively ending Reconstruction

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