Louisiana House Leaders Want To Pare Spending In Budget Deal
House Republican leaders are asking senators to agree to remove more than $150 million they want to spend in Louisiana's budget next year.
Trial Set For Louisiana Deputy Charged With Sexual Battery
The trial date has been set for a former sheriff's deputy in Louisiana who faces charges including sexual battery and malfeasance in office.
Traffic Cams In Louisiana City Could Be Put On hold
Traffic camera enforcement in a Louisiana city could be on hold as its local government determines what company will manage the program.
Louisiana Governor Calling Precautionary Special Session
Gov. John Bel Edwards is calling a special legislative session to start next week, a precaution for the possibility he won't reach agreement with lawmakers on Louisiana's budget.
NOLA Councilman: Miss. Rep’s Lynching Remark A Crime
Rep. Karl Oliver apologized for a Facebook post he wrote in which he mentioned lynching as punishment for removing Confederate statues.
Louisiana Tax Study Likely To Be Shelved, Instead Of Enacted
Louisiana's lawmakers are on track to reject most of the big-ticket concepts pushed by a blue-ribbon panel they commissioned to recommend tax overhaul ideas.
Alabama Company Settles Suit Over Hiring Bias In Louisiana
An Alabama staffing company and the federal government are settling a lawsuit over allegations of hiring discrimination in Louisiana.
Tolls Going Up On Ponchartrain Causeway Bridge
The new revenue will go toward $130 million in safety improvements for the bridge.
Mystery Illness Sickens College Baseball Players, Coaches
Players and coaches affected by the outbreak are from five southern states including Louisiana.
U.S. House Of Representatives Passes New Healthcare Bill
House OKs GOP bill erasing much of Obama's health care law, answering campaign pledge and sending measure to Senate.
US, Russia Agree To Increased Diplomacy On Syria
The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to step up U.S.-Russian diplomatic efforts on Syria.
Ethics Exemption For State Police Leader’s Son Wins House OK
House legislators approved the nepotism law exemption.