Less than 24 hours after the Legislature adjourned its special session last week lawmakers serving on the budget committee gathered again at the Capitol to hear Gov. John Bel Edwards’ spending proposal for the next fiscal fiscal year. […]
The campaign for president of the United States has never been so negative as the one this year. […]
As we embark on the second half of 2016, the headlines and much of our attention will be focused on the 2016 presidential election, which can distract us with the barrage of promises and heightened political drama. […]
Roughly an hour before he was sworn into office last week, Democrat Gov. John Bel Edwards, the first Louisiana governor ever elected directly from the state House, saw the limits of his power tested when representatives selected a Republican speaker. […]
Hooray! The 2015 hurricane season is over for Louisiana this week.
And it was a calm season for storms, to say the least, but it was preceded by a very nasty political season in statewide elections. […]