The four candidates running for Mayor in Jefferson, Texas took part in a forum hosted by KTAL NBC 6 and the Marion County Chamber of Commerce.
Safety-net hospitals, nursing homes and state-run college tuition aid would take hefty cuts under a $27 billion operating budget passed Thursday in the Louisiana House.
The head of LSU Health Sciences Centers in Shreveport is asking lawmakers to stall the budget proposal for next fiscal year.
Louisiana Representative and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise had a scheduled surgery on Monday related to the June 14, 2017 Congressional baseball shooting.
Ted Cruz ran a surprisingly effective presidential campaign in 2016. It sometimes sounds like he still is.
Louisiana is one of just two states allowing juries that are not unanimous to still find a defendant guilty of a felony.
Early voting kicks off Saturday for the April 28 municipal elections.
UPDATE: A bill from State Senator Ryan Gatti to extend the age of foster care in Louisiana, was unanimously approved by the Senate.
The motto 'In God We Trust' could soon be displayed in all Louisiana public schools.
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