WASHINGTON (RNS) When Sen. David Vitter admitted in 2007 to a "very
serious sin" after his phone number appeared on the list of a Washington
escort service, the "family values" Louisiana Republican's political
career was suddenly on life support.
NEW ORLEANS (RNS) Some families may be debating whether to send kids
out to trick-or-treat on Sunday night, but there's no debate in
Louisiana's Livingston Parish, where local laws forbid the observance of
Halloween on a Sunday.