June 19, 2017 10:10 AM
Louisiana lawmakers made crafting their latest nearly $29 billion state operating budget a teeth-gnashing, stress-inducing struggle that took two legislative sessions to complete. That doesn’t bode well for what comes next ...
June 19, 2017 09:52 AM
Effort underway to boot the embattled city marshal from office as his felony trial looms ...
June 16, 2017 11:31 AM
A $28 billion-plus Louisiana operating budget won final legislative passage Friday, a week later than expected, after a stalemate in the spending negotiations forced lawmakers into a special session ...
June 16, 2017 09:54 AM
The former Heisman Trophy winner said the pair will keep one another sharp because they “both want to be the best at what we do ... and we’re both going to work our butts off to make sure that happens.” ...
June 15, 2017 01:58 PM
Walker most recently worked for a health care-related nonprofit in fundraising and marketing ...
June 15, 2017 10:26 AM
In a legislative session mired by budget feuds, tax disagreements and a divisive debate over Confederate monuments, Gov. John Bel Edwards had one major achievement: He convinced legislators to overhaul Louisiana’s criminal sentencing laws and its approach ...
It would appropriate all forecasted revenue for fiscal year 2018, but instruct state agencies to refrain from spending a combined $60 million as a precaution against midyear shortfalls ...
June 14, 2017 06:00 PM
Check out Funk at the Moon! featuring Brass Mimosa at the Blue Moon Saloon this Friday night startinga t 10 p.m ...
June 14, 2017 11:30 AM
Lafayette native joined the bank in 2015 as an intern before moving to New Orleans to participate in the company’s Management Development Program ...
June 14, 2017 11:07 AM
House Republican leaders made their initial offer Tuesday for a $28 billion-plus Louisiana operating budget, calling it a good-faith effort to broker a compromise in the limited days of the special session ...

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