Jim Nickel http://wrkf.org en FRIDAY: Jim Nickel and Representative Dalton Honore http://wrkf.org/post/friday-jim-nickel-and-representative-dalton-honore <p>Jim Engster interviews lobbyist Jim Nickel who is former chairman of the Louisiana Democratic party on politics including Senator Mary Landrieu, Governor Edwin Edwards, Senator David Vitter, the Koch brothers, and the upcoming Louisiana legislative session.&nbsp; Representative Dalton Honore discusses issues surrounding his bill regarding medical marijuana and also his bill to reduce sentences for simple marijuana possession.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:57:36 +0000 Jim Engster & Jim 23434 at http://wrkf.org THURSDAY: Lobbyist Jim Nickel, Operatic Soprano Lisette Oropesa http://wrkf.org/post/thursday-lobbyist-jim-nickel-operatic-soprano-lisette-oropesa <p></p><p></p><p>A visit with lobbyist and former WRKF Board chairman Jim Nickel, to discuss the political landscape in Louisiana and whatever else comes up.</p><p>New Orleans native Lisette Oropesa, the soprano diva, who was raised in Baton Rouge, went to LSU and who'll return to Louisiana soon, to perform in the coming LSU Opera Gala.</p><p></p><p><em>&nbsp;</em></p><p><em> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 14:12:29 +0000 Jim Engster 15417 at http://wrkf.org THURSDAY: Lobbyist Jim Nickel, Operatic Soprano Lisette Oropesa