May 22, 2017 09:28 AM
The rule limits an insurance company's ability to cancel or terminate policies in the state ...
The bill's author hopes it will prevent unwanted interactions between police officers and arrestees, such as what occurred in Baton Rouge last July ...
House Bill 269 would have required state institutions of higher learning to state their support for the First Amendment and create a system of disciplinary sanctions for students who interfere with invited speakers ...
House Bill 517 by Rep. Gary Carter, D-New Orleans, requires the state superintendent of education to annually submit a written report to the House and Senate education committees on every public and charter school for the next five years ...
May 19, 2017 10:39 AM
When the Senate finishes its work on HB1 — the state budget — it will go back to the House for concurrence on the changes ...
May 19, 2017 10:11 AM
Yes, dear readers, your city marshal is making more than $220,000, the bulk of which he appears to be collecting illegally ...
May 19, 2017 08:17 AM
The alumni association of the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts in Natchitoches is fighting a bill to rename the school after one of its founders ...
Shreveport Rep. Cedric Glover voluntarily withdrew his bill Thursday that would have prevented state colleges or universities from affixing their names or logos to an alcoholic beverage after having some fun in front of the House Education Committee ...
May 18, 2017 11:38 AM
Duson Mayor Johnny Thibodeaux hopes to convince town voters to pass a sales tax to upgrade streets if the Legislature gives the town permission to raise the cap on local sales taxes. The bill moved closer to final approval on Thursday ...
May 18, 2017 10:57 AM
GOP co-sponsor with Dem Rep. Terry Landry to abolish death penalty says after casting deciding vote to kill it that he simply “wanted to get my message out” — that Louisiana isn’t executing enough people ...