April 17, 2017 03:15 PM
Love Acadiana is teaming up with Eight Days of Hope to rebuild 300 flooded homes in only eight days across Acadiana’s hardest hit flood areas ...
April 17, 2017 02:25 PM
Last year, the District of Columbia paid Uncle Sam $37,000 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes. The next closest was Delaware, at $16,000 per person. Louisiana sends $8,500 ...
April 17, 2017 02:08 PM
Legislators return to Baton Rouge for the first full week of the 2017 regular session after the Easter break, but don’t expect them to plunge into the heavy lifting of budget writing just yet ...
April 17, 2017 02:07 PM
Battling strong sentiment against his tax package, Gov. John Bel Edwards wants to intensify the heat on his Republican critics about the need for tax reform to stabilize Louisiana’s budget ...
April 13, 2017 03:32 PM
The journalist/author and native son writes that metrics don’t define states — in the very news magazine that labeled Louisiana “worst in the nation.” ...
April 13, 2017 02:00 PM
The interim director of the Louisiana State Museum resigned this week, issuing a letter accusing the lieutenant governor and his staff of interfering with museum management and attempting to "commandeer" museum-owned apartments for personal use ...
April 13, 2017 01:23 PM
The federal judge, whose unusual behavior preceded her mysterious removal from a string of cases, was ordered to get treatment for alcoholism so severe a colleague believes she cannot take care of herself, according to court records ...
April 12, 2017 03:27 PM
Hammered by budget cuts over nearly a decade, Louisiana's public colleges are staring down the threat of another round of slashing in a state with one of the least-educated populations in the country ...
April 12, 2017 02:35 PM
Third Circuit Court of Appeal candidate was questioned about her role at LSI and whether the company had received document requests from federal investigators looking into the business practices of the company ...
April 11, 2017 04:52 PM
Attorney General Jeff Landry's lawsuit against Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration is the latest in a string of feuds between the two men since they both took office last year ...

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