One of those rejected is the authority’s president and supporter of its controversial lawsuit against oil and gas companies the governor opposes.
The letter concluded: “It is important to note that we have no intention of circumventing the nominations committee’s role in this appointment.”
Lapeyre isn’t so sure. Asked whether the governor is now directing the process, he answered quickly: “Yes, definitely.”
BP now takes aim at judge Stanwood Duval's son ~Richard Thompson, N.O. Advocate