Over the weekend, we lost one of Louisiana`s biggest trail blazers: Lindy Boggs passed away at the age of 97. A lot of folks know her as the mother of ABC News commentator Cokie Roberts, but to an ... more 
Over the weekend, we lost one of Louisiana`s biggest trail blazers: Lindy Boggs passed away at the age of 97. A lot of folks know her as the mother of ABC News commentator Cokie Roberts, but to an older generation, she was the first woman elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from the state of Louisiana and she served for 18 years! Then, in 1991, President Clinton appointed her to be Amabassador to the Vatican, but she never forgot the many charities she helped here in Louisiana. less 
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