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In this Feb. 9, 2015, file photo, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal talks about his plan for national education reform at a policy breakfast on Capitol Hill in Washington. His budget maneuvers have created shortfalls and hefty debts for the state's next governor. Now, the Republican is running out of short-term patches and is struggling to plug a $1.6 billion budget hole just as he tries to build support for a possible 2016 presidential run. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said Monday that liberals are running out of ideas after a light-skinned portrait of the Republican received criticism on Twitter. (Twitter/Lamar White/Robin May)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal pauses while speaking in Ames, Iowa, in this Aug. 9, 2014, file photo. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal reads from the bible during a prayer rally, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Baton Rouge, La. Mr. Jindal continued to court Christian conservatives for a possible presidential campaign with a headlining appearance at an all-day prayer rally hosted by the American Family Association. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

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Muslim human rights attorney Arsalan Iftikhar has reportedly been banned from MSNBC after he claimed on-air that Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal "might be trying to scrub some of the brown off of his skin" in his recent comments against radical Islam. (MSNBC via Free Beacon)

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restrictive: Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has called for a 21-day monitoring of travelers from Ebola-stricken West Africa. (Associated Press)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La., speaks alongside Rob Astorino, New York republican gubernatorial candidate, during a news conference to discuss New York Gov. Andrew Coumo's response to questions about the states preparations against the Ebola virus at Grand Central Station, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has found Democrats joining his side as he rallies for school choice, even some who helped kill a voucher bill before Hurricane Katrina. (Associated Press)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks during the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition fall fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Justin Hayworth)

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FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2012 file photo, Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana addresses activists from America's political right at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday Aug. 27, 2014 against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

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Under Gov. Bobby Jindal's leadership on the economy, Louisiana's credit rating has greatly improved. (Associated Press)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, now in his second term, is one of two state governors of Indian heritage. He won re-election overwhelmingly in 2011, with 66 percent of the vote in a four-way race. (Associated Press)

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Under Gov. Bobby Jindal's leadership on the economy, Louisiana's credit rating has greatly improved. (Associated Press)

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TWO-LINE CAPTION —— Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal delivers the keynote address during Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority event in Washington, Saturday, June 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Molly Riley) (Associated Press)

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**FILE** Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks in Orlando, Fla., on Aug. 30, 2013. (Associated Press)

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, joined by several legislators including Speaker of The House Jim Tucker, R-Terrytown, second from right, and Rep. Jane Smith, R-Bossier City, far right, exits a news conference at the State Capitol in Baton Rouge, La. Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009. Jindal is among a handful of Republican governors are considering turning down some money from the federal stimulus package, a move opponents say puts conservative ideology ahead of the needs of constituents struggling with record foreclosures and soaring unemployment. (AP Photo/The Advocate, Richard Alan Hannon)

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**FILE** Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks in Orlando, Fla., on Aug. 30, 2013. (Associated Press)

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Picking sides: Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is putting himself on the same page as grass-roots conservatives who fear Common Core education standards are part of an effort to inculcate liberal ways of thinking in students. (Associated Press)