Bobby Jindal

DOJ Continues Pursuit of Federal Oversight Over Louisiana Voucher Program

Jindal: Obama administration ‘more interested in skin color than in education’

The Justice Department (DOJ) and Louisiana filed separate proposals for information sharing on the state’s school voucher program Tuesday evening, as the Obama administration continues to seek federal approval of each scholarship awarded to a child fleeing a failing school.

Judge Allows Federal Oversight of Louisiana Voucher Program

Court rules in favor of Justice Department

A federal judge ruled against Louisiana in a case against the state’s scholarship program on Friday, requiring federal oversight for the program that allows children to escape failing schools. The ruling may lead to a lengthy review process preferred by the Justice Department (DOJ), which Gov. Bobby Jindal (R.) says could regulate the program to death.

Man of the Moment

Gov. Bobby Jindal, praised by conservatives, looks toward the future

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s name surfaced repeatedly over the course of the weekend’s National Review Institute Summit in Washington D.C., so it was only appropriate that the governor himself gave the final address on Sunday afternoon.