May 9, 2017 01:46 PM
New Orleans businessman John Georges is now — again — a Republican. That has state GOP leaders talking and speculating ...
May 2, 2017 02:39 PM
Rep. Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville, said his HB 648 was incomplete as drafted and that the amendments he needed to get the legislation into the right posture were still being put together ...
April 25, 2017 11:36 AM
Early voting totals indicate a slightly higher turnout across the district for the Court of Appeal runoff, but interest in Lafayette's school board sales tax is magnifying the parish's influence in the election ...
April 24, 2017 10:04 AM
Should the Legislature unlock the state’s dedicated funds to free up more money for the budget? ...
April 11, 2017 04:31 PM
Diez comes to LABI from his most recent position as the deputy campaign director for David Vitter’s 2015 gubernatorial campaign ...
April 11, 2017 03:33 PM
It’s time to face the truth we have long avoided: Louisiana cannot tax, spend and mandate its way to prosperity ...
April 5, 2017 04:52 PM
Freshman senator now sits on committee set to hear major reforms of the state’s tax structure ...
March 28, 2017 05:06 PM
Some industry players are looking into ways to enhance Louisiana’s film tax credit program and possibly introduce a new reform ...
March 16, 2017 01:15 PM
The former congressman can't lobby his former colleagues for two years, but the ban doesn't extend to executive branch agencies ...
March 15, 2017 11:41 AM
Sheriff Mark Garber says the Acadiana Recovery Center has been hemorrhaging money; plans are underway to turn it over to a private operator ...

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