As the deadline for signing up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act approaches, community organizations and clinics in Louisiana said the number of people looking for help in the process has increased in recent weeks.
Louisiana's U.S. House delegation dropped from seven to six because of slow population growth.
Former Govs. Edwin Edwards, Buddy Roemer and Kathleen Blanco demonstrated a surprising level of agreement on a wide range of issues during a lecture Wednesday night at Loyola University.
After months of debate, lawmakers will start considering bills this week that seek to roll back or rework the state's use of the Common Core education standards, one of the more divisive issues of the legislative session.
Despite ubiquitous cellphone cameras and Twitter accounts, politicians still make regrettable off-the-cuff remarks that find their way into hostile videos and campaign ads.