May 20, 2016 11:37 AM
Nearly 125,000 retirees over the age of 60 will see increases, ranging from 1.5 percent for retired state workers and teachers to as much as 4 percent for retired state troopers ...
May 19, 2016 03:43 PM
The holiday normally takes place on the last Saturday and Sunday in May, exempting hurricane preparedness items, like batteries and lanterns, from state sales taxes ...
May 17, 2016 02:38 PM
The proposal would require at least 65 percent of the state public defender board's financing to flow to local indigent defenders. That could steer money away from appeals of death sentences for poor defendants ...
May 16, 2016 03:01 PM
The Louisiana IceGators will suspend operations for the 2016-17 hockey season because of renovations at the Cajundome, the team's home arena ...
May 10, 2016 11:04 AM
Gov. John Bel Edwards says he'll "reserve final judgment" on the House version of next year's budget until he gets more details. But he already has concerns about the approach ...
April 28, 2016 02:16 PM
A bid to require movie theaters across Louisiana to install metal detectors has been rejected by the House Criminal Justice Committee ...
April 21, 2016 11:21 AM
Louisiana's state senators voted 37-0 for a bill that would exempt minors engaging in sales of less than $500 a year from having to pay an occupational license tax ...
April 20, 2016 10:44 AM
If the TOPS free college tuition program isn't fully funded, Louisiana's senators want every eligible student to at least get partial payment of tuition ...
April 19, 2016 10:52 AM
The proposal wouldn't allow retail stores to sell raw milk ...
April 15, 2016 01:22 PM
Louisiana's unemployment rate rose in March, as more people entered the labor force than could find jobs ...

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