Jan. 17, 2017 11:11 AM
As January reaches its midpoint, Gov. John Bel Edwards hasn’t decided who he might support in the Legislature’s upcoming special elections in north and south Louisiana ...
Jan. 16, 2017 04:51 PM
The Louisiana Republican Party finally filed its appeal last week with the U.S. Supreme Court for a challenge to the ban on unlimited donations to political parties ...
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 ...
Jan. 3, 2017 05:50 PM
The open seat on the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal being vacated by state Supreme Court Justice-elect Jimmy Genovese is starting to shape up — beginning with a quick exit from 15th Judicial District Court Judge John Trahan, who was expected to run ...
Dec. 27, 2016 03:42 PM
Will Louisiana lawmakers be forced to gather in yet another special session in the New Year? ...
Dec. 19, 2016 05:35 PM
With some lawmakers already getting cold feet over the idea of a personal income tax change in 2017, a small circle of political players are starting to look at a concept that is being described as a refinery tax ...
Dec. 19, 2016 05:12 PM
Caroline FayardAfter losing her bid for the U.S. Senate this year, Democratic attorney Caroline Fayard is among the many names being urged to look at the special election for treasurer, which has so f ...
Dec. 12, 2016 01:21 PM
Rebuild Louisiana, the political action committee supporting the efforts of Gov. John Bel Edwards, has a new poll in hand from the Washington-based Anzalone Liszt Grove that tests not only the governor but also some of his key issues ...
Dec. 12, 2016 11:59 AM
Among names on the growing list of potential candidates is Acadiana health care executive Gus Rantz, who placed fifth in the primary for the 3rd Congressional District in November ...

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