Jan. 12, 2017 12:30 PM
More than 370,000 people are getting government-financed health insurance through the program in Louisiana, the first Deep South state to participate ...
Jan. 10, 2017 01:39 PM
Freshman would get 80 percent of tuition covered, while sophomores would get 90 percent. Juniors and seniors would get the full 100 percent ...
Jan. 10, 2017 01:18 PM
With an estimated $80 million in question, the case is expected to go to Louisiana's Supreme Court ...
Gov. John Bel Edwards knew he was entering the governor's office in crisis mode, inheriting a massive financial mess when his term began a year ago. If only that was the sole crisis to cross his desk before his first anniversary ...
Louisiana is submitting its plan Friday to spend $438 million in federal flood aid, and Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration says money should begin flowing for recovery work by April ...
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 ...

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