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Gov. Bobby Jindal appoints Tyrone Ben to east bank levee authority

June 6, 2014

Gov. Bobby Jindal on Friday announced the appointment of Tyrone Ben to replace east bank levee authority President Tim Doody for the seat representing St. Bernard Parish. The announcement came a few hours after Jindal signed legislation aimed at killing a wetlands damages lawsuit filed by the authority against 97 oil, gas and energy companies.