April 28, 2017 07:16 AM
Three weeks into the 60-day window for the session, the House Appropriations Committee appears ready to begin getting down to its primary task of approving a budget for state government ...
April 27, 2017 09:01 AM
Sen. Eric Lafleur's SB230 would remove five museums from control of Secretary of State. State money woes are the basis for the move ...
April 27, 2017 07:45 AM
Sen. Jonathan Perry's SB238 to be considered by Senate Local and Municipal Affairs Committee on Thursday ...
April 27, 2017 06:49 AM
House to consider Rep. Terry Landry's HB615. Senate to consider bills to kill death penalty and to reform of habitual offender law ...
April 26, 2017 05:07 PM
Suit alleges abuse claims in Perret campaign ads featuring trooper's ex-wife, also named as defendant, show "reckless disregard for the truth." ...
April 26, 2017 10:07 AM
SB194 positioned as free speech issue while the real fight is over money and turf ...
April 26, 2017 09:13 AM
Louisiana ranks second in the nation for homicides connected to domestic abuse. Protective orders issued against abusive spouses are meaningless unless enforced. HB509 seeks to stiffen penalties for protective order violations ...
April 26, 2017 08:08 AM
With debate over the state budget set to go public next week, less controversial legislation is making its way through the legislative process, including bills by local legislators ...
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 25, 2017 09:48 AM
Cost and timing of a new elementary school in Broussard could be at stake ...

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