March 13, 2017 02:14 PM
Stephanie A. Finley, based in Lafayette, joined two other Obama appointees in announcing her departure ...
March 9, 2017 04:57 PM
Louisiana's majority-Republican congressional delegation hasn't exactly embraced the GOP proposal to replace President Barack Obama's health care law, with most members instead offering a cautious, noncommittal response ...
March 3, 2017 04:16 PM
It was not immediately known whether the flood authority would continue to pursue the federal suit by asking for a 5th Circuit rehearing or going to the Supreme Court ...
Feb. 24, 2017 01:59 PM
Besides the get-together with Trump, Edwards will meet with FEMA's acting administrator, Robert Fenton, to discuss flood recovery and recent tornadoes that damaged Orleans and Livingston parishes ...
Feb. 24, 2017 01:53 PM
The TOPS program would only pay for about 70 percent of students' tuition, just like this year ...
Feb. 22, 2017 05:17 PM
Colleges, K-12 public schools and prisons will be protected. Cuts will fall heaviest on the state health department ...
Feb. 21, 2017 03:55 PM
Republican House leaders acknowledged they don't necessarily yet have the support to pass it ...
Feb. 20, 2017 03:31 PM
Edwards wanted to use nearly $120 million from the state's "rainy day" fund to help fill the gap, other reserves and $60 million in cuts ...
Feb. 20, 2017 12:03 PM
The Louisiana state House and Senate have staked out their positions on closing Louisiana's $304 million deficit. Now, the two sides have three days remaining in the budget-rebalancing special legislative session to reach a deal ...
Feb. 17, 2017 12:37 PM
The proposal from Rep. Rick Edmonds, R-Baton Rouge, would cut $128 million more than Gov. John Bel Edwards wants to help eliminate Louisiana's deficit, primarily because it doesn't use any money from the state's "rainy day" fund ...

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