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 ...
Feb. 17, 2017 02:11 PM
Jeremy Adler, a spokesman for America Rising Squared, says his organization “likes to keep tabs on all Democrats running for or in office and seeks to highlight their vulnerabilities.” But he adds that Edwards is near the top of its list in terms ...
Jan. 24, 2017 05:29 PM
Respected columnist joins Judge Jimmy N. Dimos, the Rev. Dr. T.J. Jemison Sr., late lobbyist Bud Mapes and West Monroe Mayor Dave N. Norris, all of whom will be inducted on March 11 ...
Jan. 10, 2017 05:35 PM
The share of political ad spending long held by broadcast television took a major dive in 2016 as campaigns in Louisiana and across the national turned their attention more to online platforms ...
Jan. 3, 2017 06:00 PM
Cabinet change follows push by recreational lobby ...

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