Nov. 30, 2016 03:21 PM
Louisiana has received $438 million in disaster block grant assistance from Congress, but the Democratic governor is asking for a total of $4 billion ...
Nov. 30, 2016 01:44 PM
U.S. Senate candidate Foster Campbell's fundraising has spiked ahead of the Dec. 10 runoff, as his campaign is bolstered by Democratic donors from around the nation ...
Nov. 28, 2016 03:23 PM
Louisiana's budget has been in tatters for years, nearly the entire eight years Republican former Gov. Bobby Jindal was in office ...
Nov. 28, 2016 03:05 PM
A judge could decide within days whether Gov. John Bel Edwards violated Louisiana's constitution in giving workplace protections to LGBT people through executive order ...
Nov. 22, 2016 02:53 PM
The audit looked at public funds in the office from July 1, 2014, through June 20, 2016 ...
Nov. 21, 2016 12:03 PM
One-time rivals who hammered each other in bitter exchanges ahead of the primary election are now suggesting they're forgiving and forgetting in the runoff as they endorse intra-party competitors who earlier in the election cycle said awful things about ...
Nov. 21, 2016 11:59 AM
But the policy won't be completely reversed ...
Nov. 18, 2016 01:29 PM
Gov. John Bel Edwards agreed Friday to postpone budget cuts for another month, as lawmakers pushed to spare college campuses from the slashing needed to close a $313 million deficit ...
Nov. 17, 2016 02:04 PM
The cut, which equals about 2 percent of colleges' general state financing, is contained in a package of budget adjustments sought by the governor to offset a more than $300 million gap left from the last fiscal year ...
Nov. 17, 2016 01:53 PM
Louisiana refinanced debt earlier this year to generate quick cash. At the time, the state's financial adviser recommended against doing the same maneuver again ...

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