- Louisiana budget deficit includes $12M gap in fund transfers Updated: Oct-01-15 2:33 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana's budget deficit from last year was worsened because $12 million in fund transfers that had been planned to plug holes weren't made.
- $80M in new construction work approved by state officials Updated: Sep-17-15 5:13 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Gov. Bobby Jindal's administration won approval Thursday for $80 million in state construction plans, using all available spending capacity for the budget year before the governor exits office in January.
- Louisiana's sheriffs back Billy Nungesser and Buddy Caldwell Updated: Sep-17-15 4:10 am
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana's sheriffs are backing former Plaquemines Parish Billy Nungesser to be the state's next lieutenant governor, choosing him over three other competitors.
- Sign-up period for Oct. 24 election ends with few surprises Updated: Sep-10-15 7:03 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - No unexpected twists stirred up things at the top of the ballot, as the candidate sign-up period for Louisiana's Oct. 24 election ended Thursday.