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Lafayette Secret Lunch – April 22
Join us for Secret Lunch this Friday at a new location: Bailey's Seafood / Ema's Cafe. (more…)
Lafayette Secret Lunch – Closed Primaries
Join us for Secret Lunch on Friday, April 21st, as Charlie Buckels explore the many reasons Louisiana should finally abandon the failed jungle primary system. We'll also talk about the upcoming October elections, and known candidates running for the various positions on School Board, Lafayette City and Parish Councils, Legislature, and State Senate.
Bailey's will be offering their limited menu selection. Lunch is partially sponsored by Citizens for a New Louisiana, allowing lunch to be at a reduced $15, all inclusive.
Lafayette Secret Lunch
Join us for Secret Lunch this Friday at a new location: Bailey's Seafood / Ema's Cafe. Roya Boustany had to reschedule due to a court hearing. Fortunately, Opelousas are District Attorney Chad Pitre, who was scheduled to appear at our next lunch, was able to rearrange things to attend this week.
Bailey's is generally closed for lunch on Friday, so we'll have the restaurant all to ourselves. If the door to Bailey's is locked, you can come in through the Ema's Cafe side. They have a great, open menu with lots to choose from.
Ema's Full Menu