"A word of warning to RNC [Republican National Committee] staffers: You may want to avoid Bourbon Street. Just some advice." — Gov. Bobby Jindal, joking with the crowd at the beginning of his address to the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in New Orleans.
"Louisiana legislators now rank at the top of disclosure in the nation. The executive branch of state government in Louisiana ranks dead last." — State Sen. Robert Adley, R-Benton, who has introduced Senate Bill 593, which would open more Louisiana gubernatorial records to the public.