Bobby Jindal's file:
Jindal

Republican from Louisiana

Bobby Jindal is the governor of Louisiana. He was elected to his first term in 2007. Prior to that, he served as a Congressman from 2004 to 2008, representing the suburban areas north of New Orleans.

Recent statements involving Bobby Jindal

"Our economy (in Louisiana) has grown 50 percent faster than the national GDP, even since the national recession."

The federal government only ordered BP to pay "to do one of those six segments" of sand barriers for Louisiana.

"I'm predicting (the Saints) will go not only undefeated, but all the way through the Super Bowl -- something that's never been done before."

The stimulus bill includes "$8 billion for high-speed rail projects, such as a 'magnetic levitation' line from Las Vegas to Disneyland."

Louisiana is turning down $100 million "that would require us to change our unemployment law, that would have actually raised taxes on Louisiana businesses."

Recent stories featuring Bobby Jindal

The veep-stakes:

With the question of who will be at the top of the Republican presidential ticket looking more and more settled, attention is turning to the No. 2 spot. Who will be the vice presidential pick?

High-speed train not a Mickey Mouse line:

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal stretches the truth about a rail line that might get money from the stimulus.

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