Feb. 16, 2017 02:04 PM
The governor's campaign says nearly all the contributions came from Louisiana residents ...
Feb. 16, 2017 02:00 PM
With the special session nearing its halfway mark, House Republicans are demonstrating they intend to take a sharply different approach to rebalancing this year's budget than Gov. John Bel Edwards wants ...
Feb. 15, 2017 11:23 AM
The Senate Finance Committee moved the proposal Tuesday to the full Senate for debate without action, meaning committee members didn't vote in support or opposition of the idea ...
Feb. 15, 2017 11:20 AM
It's worth $13,728 a year ...
Feb. 14, 2017 02:01 PM
New Orleans has long enjoyed a reputation as a welcoming place for the gay and lesbian community ...
Feb. 14, 2017 01:58 PM
With opening day formalities behind them, lawmakers and Gov. John Bel Edwards sat down Tuesday in hopes of negotiating a deal to close Louisiana's $304 million deficit during a 10-day budget-rebalancing special session ...
Feb. 13, 2017 11:22 AM
Louisiana's lawmakers trudge back to work Monday for a special deficit-closing session that many of them didn't want to have, called to the Capitol by Gov. John Bel Edwards for distasteful decision-making on spending cuts ...
Feb. 10, 2017 02:09 PM
The federal indictment accuses the veterinarian, Kyle James Hebert, of providing trainers with mislabeled syringes of dermorphin to inject in at least four horses that competed at Louisiana racetracks ...
The Democratic governor wants to cut $6 million from the Republican attorney general's office ...
Edwards' plan, released a day earlier, recommends cutting about $60 million in state agencies and using more than $240 million in reserves and other financing to close the $304 million deficit for the budget year that ends June 30 ...

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