Financial troubles left behind by Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration continue to surface, with recent audits describing misspent money, shoddy bookkeeping and lost state-owned property ...
Dec. 19, 2016 05:15 PM
Gov. John Bel Edwards has taken a round of political blows recently, watching favored candidates lose their elections, a judge reject his LGBT-rights executive order and House leaders thwart his budget cut plans ...
Dec. 15, 2016 04:01 PM
Louisiana's wildlife and fisheries secretary, Charlie Melancon, is leaving his leadership post after a short tenure marked with controversy ...
Dec. 14, 2016 02:57 PM
The soon-to-be former congressman sued the author and publisher of "Murder in the Bayou" in October, when he was in a tight Senate race competition ...
Dec. 14, 2016 02:50 PM
Trina Edwards tells WAFB-TV that her husband went to an emergency room last week, and on Monday, they called an ambulance to take him to the hospital again ...
Dec. 14, 2016 02:05 PM
State District Judge Todd Hernandez ruled that Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards' anti-discrimination order is unconstitutional because it seeks to create or expand state law ...
Dec. 13, 2016 12:33 PM
Any new shortfalls will come on top of a $313 million deficit from last year that hasn't been closed ...
Dec. 13, 2016 11:36 AM
Louisiana received approval last week for another $1.2 billion in block grant assistance from Congress. The governor hasn't yet proposed a plan for that money ...
John Kennedy drew star power for his closing argument Friday: President-elect Donald Trump headlined a Baton Rouge rally. Foster Campbell went to a barbecue ...
What was expected to be a graceful dance to Washington for Scott Angelle has been upended by Clay Higgins' upstart campaign in an election cycle favoring outsiders ...