A state district court judge in Baton Rouge ruled in favor of the state legislature Monday in a legal challenge brought by the Louisiana Chemical Association.
The LCA argued that House Concurrent Resolution No. 8, which suspended the exemption of one percent of the state sales tax on business...
The LCA and LCIA hosted its Annual Legislative Conference in Baton Rouge on May 5-6, 2015. The conference featured an impressive lineup of speakers, including Dr. Loren Scott and his new economic impact study on Louisiana's Chemical industry and Mike Henderson's State of the State presentation.
Both presentations are attached below.View Full Article
The Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget met February 27 to hear the presentation of the Governor’s Executive Budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
The state faces an uphill battle, starting a $1.6 billion deficit in the face.
To fill that hole, the governor’s office presented a $1.2...View Full Article
Louisiana elected a new U.S. Senator in the December 7 runoff election when Bill Cassidy defeated Mary Landrieu. Cassidy received nearly 56-percent of the vote. He will be inaugurated in January and join Louisiana's other senator, David Vitter.
Below are the results to the other races decided...View Full Article