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
The Louisiana Chemical Association and Louisiana Chemical Industry Alliance held its annual meeting October 22-24 in New Orleans.
The meeting was attended by more than 200 individuals representing nearly 100 member companies and kicked off Wednesday afternoon with a meeting of the LCIA board....View Full Article
Louisiana has elected a new governor.
Democrat John Bel Edwards defeated Republican David Vitter by a tally of 56-percent to 44-percent. Edwards will be inaugurated and officially take office from outgoing governor, Bobby Jindal, on January 11, 2016.
In other statewide elections results,...View Full Article