Jim talks with Rep. Steve Carter, chair of the state House Education Committee, and former UNO Chancellor Tim Ryan stops by.

Red Shtick publisher Jeremy White previews the annual Gridiron show lampooning state politicians this weekend.

Steve Meyers discusses his plans to offer Section 8 housing in Baton Rouge's south side, to the dismay of some neighbors.

Insight: State Politicians Lampooned, It's Gridiron!

Mar 28, 2014
Advocate columnist Smiley Anders center stage and partially disrobed during rehearsal for Gridiron 2014.
Jeremy White

Every year at around this time, with lawmakers just back in Baton Rouge for the legislative session, the capitol press corps makes fun of state politicians — and themselves — with a bit of song and dance.