June 6, 2017 10:46 AM
Despite pleas to hold a hearing before the regular session ends, a judge appears prepared to wait until August to address a lawsuit that questions the employment status of Education Superintendent John White ...
June 6, 2017 10:26 AM
A Senate resolution could set in motion a long-discussed separation of Lafayette, Vermilion and Acadia parishes into free-standing judicial districts ...
Lawmakers say they have a struck a deal they expect to end a budget feud between Gov. John Bel Edwards and Attorney General Jeff Landry, and the lawsuit the AG filed over an escrow account containing millions ...
June 6, 2017 12:08 AM
Bills to reduce the state's dependence on jail as the primary means of punishing non-violent offenders are heading to the governor's desk to become law ...
June 5, 2017 01:32 PM
The bill to rename the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts faces a House floor vote on Monday with alumni of the school pitted against the brother and good friend of one of the school's co-founders. Meanwhile, hair braiding gets knotted up ...
June 5, 2017 11:35 AM
Congressman Clay Higgins never shrinks from an opportunity to reinforce his brand ...
June 5, 2017 10:58 AM
Celebrated chronicler of Atchafalaya Basin dies ...
June 5, 2017 10:19 AM
The House and Senate developed starkly different responses to the state's budget issues with each chamber claiming it has taken the most responsible path toward addressing the state's needs ...
June 5, 2017 10:18 AM
The deceitful search for voter fraud prevents recognition of what is truly scandalous about elections today: low voter participation ...
June 5, 2017 12:55 AM
Justice Reinvestment Task Force bills face action in both the House and the Senate on Monday that could determine the fate of the bills this year. Key floor debates in the House are set for Monday afternoon ...

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