Paid family and sick leave on deck at the Capitol
A bill that would guarantee all Louisianans 12 weeks of paid family or medical illness leave is being discussed.
Lawmakers Working On Legislation To Lower Auto Insurance Rates
Legislation has advanced to the House floor that seeks to lower auto insurance rates.
Senate bill proposes regulation on hybrid rental scooters
When electric scooter companies Bird and Lime placed their electric scooters in Lafayette, there were no ordinances in place to govern their use on the city’s streets. Now a bill introduced by Lafayette Senator Page Cortez gives more clarity to regulation.
Walmart To Make Multi-Million Dollar Investment Into Several Louisiana Locations
Walmart is investing an estimated $73 million into remodeling 15 stores in Louisiana.
Oyster Consumption Could Help With Anxiety & Depression
A Columbia University professor says eating oysters can help a person with anxiety and depression.
Many Louisiana Residents Wrong In How Much They Think They Pay In Taxes
The latest report from the Louisiana Survey shows many residents are wrong when it comes to how much they pay in taxes.
Heartbeat Abortion Ban Introduced For Upcoming Session
State Senator John Milkovich has pre-filed a bill to ban abortions in Louisiana if the heartbeat of a fetus is detectable.
Bill Proposed To Raise Gas Tax
Baton Rouge Representative Steve Carter has a bill that would eventually pump billions of dollars into the state’s crumbling infrastructure by raising the gas tax by 18 cents a gallon over the next 12 years.
Bill Seeks To Ban Handheld Cellphone Use While Driving
Current law only sees that restriction in place while in a school zone.
LSU basketball’s season ends with loss to Michigan State in Sweet 16
A memorable LSU basketball season ended Friday night in Washington D.C. as Michigan State hit 13 three-pointers in an 80-63 victory over the Tigers.