Opioid Crisis Triggering Increase In Organ Donations
There has been an increase in the amount of organ donations from opioid addicts.
LA ABLE Allows Families To Save For Disabled Loved Ones
The fund operates similarly to the popular state educations savings program START.
Bill Would Penalize Wake Creators In Flood Areas
Baton Rouge Senator Dan Claitor is proposing a bill that would fine wreckless drivers for creating potentially dangerous wakes while driving through flooded areas.
Tax Bills Advance In Special Session
Two tax bills that will help the state overcome a looming one billion dollar budget deficit are heading to the House floor.
Roger Villere’s Run As La. GOP Chairman Ends After 14 Yrs.
The Louisiana GOP will be electing a new chairman this weekend.
Special Session Thaws; Reforms, Tax Packages To Be Heard Sunday
Baton Rouge Democratic Representative Ted James says after a week of haggling, the legislature is showing some signs of life.
Rep. Ray Garofalo Looks To Present Bill To Allow Guns In Classrooms
Chalmette Representative Raymond Garafalo will reintroduce a bill in the regular session that would allow school educators to carry weapons on campus if they have proper training.
Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Filed Against Secretary of State Tom Schedler
The accuser claims Schedler created a "sexually hostile and abusive working environment."