On paper, the federal rejection of financing plans for Gov. Bobby Jindal's LSU hospital privatization deals looks like it has all the makings of a fiscal calamity for the state.

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Here's a real defense of religious liberty — not the fraud of a speech Gov. Bobby Jindal delivered Saturday at Liberty University.

A nearly $25 billion budget for next year that includes Gov. Bobby Jindal's proposals for new spending on health care, colleges and state worker pay won passage Thursday from the Louisiana House.

Another effort to dismantle Louisiana's use of the Common Core education standards has been defeated, this time by a resounding vote Thursday of the Senate Education Committee.

The first signs of a heated campaign for the District 9 seat on the Lafayette Parish School Board are taking form, with the first attack coming against candidate Brian West over what's either a nice gesture toward teachers or a violation of the state's Ethics Code. Or both.

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The Ethics Adjudicatory Board, which denied and dismissed motions from both sides, finds Greg Gachassin was properly charged by the state’s Ethics Board and was indeed a public official when chairing the LPTFA.

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Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rob Maness is on the airwaves in his bid to unseat Democrat Mary Landrieu.

Get ready for the parklet.

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Under the measure, lawmakers could carry a weapon where judges and district attorneys can carry them, in public buildings including courthouses and state offices, provided they go through annual training and a psychiatric evaluation.

A New Orleans lawmaker's efforts to place new limits on red light cameras and automated speed enforcement systems used to issue traffic tickets hit roadblocks in the House.

Amid opposition by several media outlets, who said journalists and others should have the ability to use drone technology, a House committee rejected legislation banning certain activities involving flying drones.

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