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The Daily Comet
Bill would ban La. businesses from discriminating against gay, transgender peoplesex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti
Bill would ban La. businesses from discriminating against gay, transgender people
The Daily Comet / Posted an hour ago
sex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti-discrimination bills. New Orleans Sen. Troy Carter, a Democrat, made an impassioned pitch to a committee asking them to support what he considers to be an issue of... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Bill would ban La. businesses from discriminating against gay, transgender peoplesex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti
Bill would ban La. businesses from discriminating against gay, transgender people
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
sex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti-discrimination bills. New Orleans Sen. Troy Carter, a Democrat, made an impassioned pitch to a committee asking them to support what he considers to be an issue of... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill would ban businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances for 1st timesex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti
Bill would ban businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances for 1st time
The Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
sex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti-discrimination bills. New Orleans Sen. Troy Carter, a Democrat, made an impassioned pitch to a committee asking them to support what he considers to be an issue of... Read more
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Billboard
Atom Factory CEO/Founder Troy Carter on Rebranding Meghan Trainor and Why the Tech Industry Gets an F in Racial DiversityStrip -- is much like its owner, who famously has one sneakered foot in the wor
Atom Factory CEO/Founder Troy Carter on Rebranding Meghan Trainor and Why the Tech Industry Gets an F in Racial Diversity
Billboard / Posted 4 hours ago
Strip -- is much like its owner, who famously has one sneakered foot in the world of tech and the other in music. But while Troy Carter, who made his name as Lady Gaga's manager (the two split, somewhat acrimoniously, in 2013 after five years... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill would ban businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances for 1st timesex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti
Bill would ban businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances for 1st time
The Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
sex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti-discrimination bills. New Orleans Sen. Troy Carter, a Democrat, made an impassioned pitch to a committee asking them to support what he considers to be an issue of... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kitsthem, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at a
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 22 hours ago
them, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at auction. A value and date haven't been set. (Troy Carter /Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT less In this Tuesday, April 26, 2016 photo, Cold War era... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kitsthem, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at a
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 hours ago
them, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at auction. A value and date haven't been set. (Troy Carter /Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT less In this Tuesday, April 26, 2016 photo, Cold War era... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kitsthem, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at a
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits
The New Canaan News / Posted 22 hours ago
them, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at auction. A value and date haven't been set. (Troy Carter /Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT less In this Tuesday, April 26, 2016 photo, Cold War era... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kitsthem, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at a
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
them, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at auction. A value and date haven't been set. (Troy Carter /Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT less In this Tuesday, April 26, 2016 photo, Cold War era... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill would ban businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances for 1st timesex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti
Bill would ban businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances for 1st time
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
sex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti-discrimination bills. New Orleans Sen. Troy Carter, a Democrat, made an impassioned pitch to a committee asking them to support what he considers to be an issue of... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kitsthem, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at a
Montana county wants to dispose of Cold War commode kits
Darien News-Review / Posted 23 hours ago
them, either. The county has offered some to museums. The rest may be sold at auction. A value and date haven't been set. (Troy Carter /Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT less In this Tuesday, April 26, 2016 photo, Cold War era... Read more
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The Advocate
Bill would ban public, private businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances out of committee for first timesex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti
Bill would ban public, private businesses from discriminating against LGBT, advances out of committee for first time
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
sex and religion. On Thursday, lawmakers heard the first of a few similar anti-discrimination bills. New Orleans Sen. Troy Carter, a Democrat, made an impassioned pitch to a committee asking them to support what he considers to be an issue of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
LGBT anti-discrimination employment bill advances in SenateDemocrat, changed her vote Thursday to move the bill out of the Senate Labor Co
LGBT anti-discrimination employment bill advances in Senate
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
Democrat, changed her vote Thursday to move the bill out of the Senate Labor Committee and to a full Senate debate. Sen. Troy Carter, a New Orleans Democrat, described his bill as protecting LGBT people's human rights. Business groups say the... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
N.O. state senator calls for constitutional conventionon the legislature’s ability to deal with state revenue and budget issues. Aut
N.O. state senator calls for constitutional convention
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
on the legislature’s ability to deal with state revenue and budget issues. Authored by Algiers Democratic Senator Troy Carter, the bill would attempt to untangle the constitutional restrictions—along with certain state laws—that dedicate... Read more
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TechCrunch
Shots acquires Mindie to build a teen video app empireAngel, Betaworks, CrunchFund (TechCrunch’s founder’s firm), Slow Ventures and i
Shots acquires Mindie to build a teen video app empire
TechCrunch / Posted 8 days ago
Angel, Betaworks, CrunchFund (TechCrunch’s founder’s firm), Slow Ventures and its partners Dave Morin and Kevin Colleran, Troy Carter and Pete Cashmore. But eventually, Mindie got outcompeted by fellow music video maker Musical.ly and pulled out... Read more
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TechCrunch
Shots acquires Mindie to build a teen video app empireAngel, Betaworks, Crunchfund (TechCrunch’s founder’s firm), Slow Ventures and i
Shots acquires Mindie to build a teen video app empire
TechCrunch / Posted 8 days ago
Angel, Betaworks, Crunchfund (TechCrunch’s founder’s firm), Slow Ventures and its partners Dave Morin and Kevin Colleran, Troy Carter, and Pete Cashmore. But eventually Mindie got outcompeted by fellow music video maker Musical.ly and pulled out... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, April 19, 2016Louisiana's smallest businesses to large corporations, like IBM, to strongly op
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, April 19, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 10 days ago
Louisiana's smallest businesses to large corporations, like IBM, to strongly oppose it." Senate Bill 436, by state Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, and House Bill 925 by state Rep. Joe Bouie, D-New Orleans, would provide the same protections for... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Astronaut Mark Kelly explores life lessonsseason has truly been remarkable,” wrote Cynthia Williams in an emailed stateme
Astronaut Mark Kelly explores life lessons
The Suburbanite / Posted 16 days ago
season has truly been remarkable,” wrote Cynthia Williams in an emailed statement. “The speakers this year were wonderful. Troy Carter changed the life of one of our students who is now working as an intern in Carter’s entertainment management... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Bill would provide free admission days to La. residents at popular sitescan’t afford or don’t have access to them for various reasons. This is a great
Bill would provide free admission days to La. residents at popular sites
The Houma Courier / Posted 17 days ago
can’t afford or don’t have access to them for various reasons. This is a great step in the right direction,” said Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, during the meeting. While Carter supported the bill, he expressed concern about how these... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Bill would provide free admission days to La. residents at popular sitescan’t afford or don’t have access to them for various reasons. This is a great
Bill would provide free admission days to La. residents at popular sites
The Daily Comet / Posted 17 days ago
can’t afford or don’t have access to them for various reasons. This is a great step in the right direction,” said Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, during the meeting. While Carter supported the bill, he expressed concern about how these... Read more
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The Advocate
Panel makes right call to allow New Orleans to decide fate of Confederate monumentscommittee, which is chaired by state Sen. Karen Carter Peterson and includes Vi
Panel makes right call to allow New Orleans to decide fate of Confederate monuments
The Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
committee, which is chaired by state Sen. Karen Carter Peterson and includes Vice Chairman Wesley Bishop, J.P. Morrell and Troy Carter, promised the speakers who favored the bill a fair hearing, even if the final vote was easy to predict. Frankly,... Read more
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Billboard
Julius 'J' Erving Leaves Atom Factory for Maverick-- No.77 on Billboard’s Power 100 -- represents Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Jill Sc
Julius 'J' Erving Leaves Atom Factory for Maverick
Billboard / Posted 22 days ago
-- No.77 on Billboard’s Power 100 -- represents Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Jill Scott and G-Eazy. Atom Factory, headed by CEO Troy Carter, will continue to rep Charlie Puth, Meghan Trainor, Kamasi Washington and Tristan Prettyman. “J is an incredible... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Confederate monument opponents score a victory in Louisiana Legislatureit. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of th
Confederate monument opponents score a victory in Louisiana Legislature
The Houma Courier / Posted 22 days ago
it. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of the panel; Sens. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans and Greg Tarver, D-Shreveport. Backers were Sens. Jack Donahue,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Confederate monument opponents score a victory in Louisiana Legislatureit. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of th
Confederate monument opponents score a victory in Louisiana Legislature
The Daily Comet / Posted 22 days ago
it. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of the panel; Sens. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans and Greg Tarver, D-Shreveport. Backers were Sens. Jack Donahue,... Read more
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The Advocate
Victory for New Orleans Confederate monument opponents: Bill to nix removal fails in Senate panelit. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of th
Victory for New Orleans Confederate monument opponents: Bill to nix removal fails in Senate panel
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
it. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of the panel; Sens. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans, and Greg Tarver, D-Shreveport. Backers were Sens. Jack Donahue,... Read more
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The Advocate
Victory for New Orleans Confederate monument opponents: Bill to nix removal fails in Senate panelit. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of th
Victory for New Orleans Confederate monument opponents: Bill to nix removal fails in Senate panel
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
it. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of the panel; Sens. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans and Greg Tarver, D-Shreveport. Backers were Sens. Jack Donahue,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
How senators voted on Confederate monument protection billNeil Riser, R-Columbia; and Mike Walsworth, R-West Monroe. VOTING AGAINST THE
How senators voted on Confederate monument protection bill
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
Neil Riser, R-Columbia; and Mike Walsworth, R-West Monroe. VOTING AGAINST THE BILL: Sens. Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans; Troy Carter, D-New Orleans; J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans; Greg Tarver, D-Shreveport; and Karen Carter Peterson, D-New... Read more
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The Advocate
Victory for New Orleans Confederate monument opponents: Bill to nix removal fails in Senate panelit. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of th
Victory for New Orleans Confederate monument opponents: Bill to nix removal fails in Senate panel
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
it. Opponents were Sen. Karen Carter Peterson, D-New Orleans, chairwoman of the panel; Sens. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans and Greg Tarver, D-Shreveport. Backers were Sens. Jack Donahue,... Read more
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The Advocate
With governor’s urging, Louisiana Senate panel advances minimum wage, equal pay billsThe amendment was sought by restaurants and the hospitality industry. Democrat
With governor’s urging, Louisiana Senate panel advances minimum wage, equal pay bills
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
The amendment was sought by restaurants and the hospitality industry. Democratic Sens. Regina Barrow, of Baton Rouge; Troy Carter, of New Orleans; Wesley Bishop, of New Orleans; and JP Morrell, of New Orleans; voted to advance the legislation.... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
How senators voted on the equal pay, minimum wage billsSenate for debate: MINIMUM WAGE Voting for the bill: Sens. Regina Barrow, D-B
How senators voted on the equal pay, minimum wage bills
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 28 days ago
Senate for debate: MINIMUM WAGE Voting for the bill: Sens. Regina Barrow, D-Baton Rouge; Wesley Bishop, D-New Orleans; Troy Carter, D-New Orleans; and J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans. Voting against the bill: Sens. Barrow Peacock, R-Bossier City;... Read more
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The Advocate
With governor’s urging, Louisiana Senate panel advances minimum wage, equal pay billsPeacock, R-Shreveport, voted against the measure. Voting for advancing the meas
With governor’s urging, Louisiana Senate panel advances minimum wage, equal pay bills
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
Peacock, R-Shreveport, voted against the measure. Voting for advancing the measure was Sens. Regina Barrow, D-Baton Rouge, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, R-New Orleans, Ronnie Johns, R-Lake Charles, and JP Morrell, D-New Orleans. On... Read more
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The Advocate
With governor’s urging, Louisiana Senate panel advance minimum wage, equal pay billsPeacock, R-Shreveport, voted against the measure. Voting for advancing the meas
With governor’s urging, Louisiana Senate panel advance minimum wage, equal pay bills
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
Peacock, R-Shreveport, voted against the measure. Voting for advancing the measure was Sens. Regina Barrow, D-Baton Rouge, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, R-New Orleans, Ronnie Johns, R-Lake Charles, and JP Morrell, D-New Orleans. On... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards testified in favor of increased minimum wagePeacock, R-Shreveport, voted against the measure. Voting for advancing the meas
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards testified in favor of increased minimum wage
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
Peacock, R-Shreveport, voted against the measure. Voting for advancing the measure was Sens. Regina Barrow, D-Baton Rouge, Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, Wesley Bishop, R-New Orleans, Ronnie Johns, R-Lake Charles, and JP Morrell, D-New Orleans. The... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Raft of bills seeks to remove protections for dedicated coastal-restoration moneyand the Oilfield Site Restoration Fund, both of which pay for wetlands habitat
Raft of bills seeks to remove protections for dedicated coastal-restoration money
Louisiana Weekly / Posted a month ago
and the Oilfield Site Restoration Fund, both of which pay for wetlands habitat restoration and improvement. SB 346 – Sen. Troy Carter, (D-New Orleans), abolishes most dedicated funds not protected by the constitution and transfers revenue to the... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Gretna Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Celebrates milestoneRight program, which works to inspire and improve the lives of boys. Among tho
Gretna Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Celebrates milestone
Louisiana Weekly / Posted a month ago
Right program, which works to inspire and improve the lives of boys. Among those attending the brunch were State Senator Troy Carter, who is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi; Darryl Ward, Chief Administrative Assistant Community Programs for Jefferson... Read more
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The Advocate
Sen. Troy Carter takes helm of Algiers Development District board, vows transparencyState Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, took over as chairman of the Algiers Dev
Sen. Troy Carter takes helm of Algiers Development District board, vows transparency
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
State Sen. Troy Carter, D-New Orleans, took over as chairman of the Algiers Development District’s board of commissioners Friday and immediately ordered a forensic audit of all the district’s contracts. He also told those gathered for the new... Read more

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