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Governor-elect’s Cabinet Appointments

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Governor-elect John Bel Edwards announced several new appointees to his cabinet yesterday afternoon. The new cabinet members are as follows:

Secretary, Department of Health and Hospitals – Dr. Rebekah E. Gee
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2015 LCA Annual Meeting Presentations

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The 2015 LCA and LCIA Annual Meeting was held October 21-23, 2015 in New Orleans, La. During the course of two and half days, multiple speakers gave presentations, the atendees had opportunities for a group dinner as well as some down time to explore the city. 

Many of the presentations are...

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Qualified Candidates for 2015 Elections

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The deadline for candidates to register paperwork to qualify for the 2015 elections passed on September 10. Below is a link to the Secretary of State's official list of candidates that will be running for office this fall. 

LCA will be releasing its list of endorsed candidates before the elections. 

Qualified Candidates 

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State District Judge Rules for Legislature in LCA HCR 8 Lawsuit —LCA Considering Next Steps

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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...

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