Billy Broadhurst, an adviser to Edwin Edwards and countless other elected officials across the state, has died, according to several people who knew him. He was 77.
BATON ROUGE — In the litany of gripes lodged during annual debates on Louisiana’s budget, one criticism has remained constant.
BATON ROUGE (AP) — Senators seeking to boost Louisiana's minimum wage are making another push this legislative season for the proposal, which is championed by Gov. John Bel Edwards.
BATON ROUGE – The House Committee on Ways and Means narrowly eked out, 9-7, a favorable recommendation for a 17-cent per gallon increase on the current 20-cents-a-gallon gas tax that would raise an
There’s no money in the House-passed budget to address legal judgments that have been decided against the state and lawmakers are doubtful that any new dollars will be added to the spending plan to