The nine-member panel began combing through the budget in early August; final adoption is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 27.
A former teacher and state Department of Education supervisor, Cooper is widely known for his nontraditional education reform that has produced astounding turnarounds on high school graduation rates.
The forums will focus on House/Senate districts and CPC 1.
In the state with probably the most amended constitution in the union, Louisiana voters will be asked again to alter our state charter six more times on Oct. 22.
Qualifying ended at 5 p.m. Thursday. There were few late surprises.
The snapshot of Rep. Jeff Landry circulating in national media outlets reminds us that sometimes a picture is worth a thousand jokes — on you Mr. Landry.
Know thy candidates.
District 3 City-Parish Councilman Brandon Shelvin has a formidable opponent.
“He needs to be held accountable to the voters, and if nobody else will step up, well then obviously I needed to.”
The Oct. 22 ballot for seats on the Lafayette City-Parish Council is growing.
Along with registered lobbyists like Lafayette’s Randy Haynie and former U.S. Rep. Bob Livingston, a slew of high profile individuals appears on a list of people identified as “lobbyists” by the embattled Jefferson Parish landfill company.
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