May 2, 2017 08:00 AM
Rep. Stuart Bishop's HB98 is up for House consideration on Tuesday. The bill would require all productive oil and gas wells in the state to contribute to the woefully underfunded Oilfield Site Restoration Fund ...
May 2, 2017 06:43 AM
The House Appropriations Committee voted to cut $237 million in healthcare from the state budget on Monday. It also voted to shift $190 million in homeowner flood relief money to a flood control project near Baton Rouge ...
The Senate Finance Committee discussed a bill Monday that aims to help states decide, based on objective data, which state programs deliver the best bang for the buck ...
The bill before the Senate Finance Committee removing the statutory mandate that state funds go to itemized state and local programs was held to allow the author additional time to build her case ...
May 1, 2017 09:44 AM
Emerson's HB468 would keep state and local regulators out of natural braiders' hair ...
May 1, 2017 08:39 AM
House leaders say they will move HB1 through the Appropriations Committee today with a vote on the House floor set for Thursday ...
May 1, 2017 06:33 AM
The Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Committee will consider bills by New Orleans Sen. J.P. Morrell today to refocus the state's film tax credit program on support of Louisiana-based companies and industry ...
April 28, 2017 09:00 AM
Under the proposal, Louisiana's anti-nepotism laws would be rewritten to let the son of Col. Kevin Reeves continue working as a state trooper even though he hadn't been with the agency for a full year as required by ethics law ...
April 28, 2017 09:00 AM
The Louisiana House overwhelmingly has agreed that public school students should be able to carry sunblock without a doctor's permission or their school's blessing ...
Don’t get any ideas — they were just discussing the topic ...

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