Cedric Richmond

May 24, 2017

The VP in BR

Vice President Mike Pence visits Baton Rouge on Wednesday - his third visit to the Pelican State in the past year.

Number of the Day

$190 billion- Proposed budget cut, over 10 years, to the federal SNAP program that provides food assistance to low-income families. The plan would shift costs to states, low-income families, temporarily unemployed adults and the elderly. (Source: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities)
March 10, 2017

Plans develop to avoid 2018 fiscal cliff

Gov. John Bel Edwards is still finalizing his proposals for how Louisiana can avoid the $1.2 billion fiscal cliff in 2018, when a slew of temporary revenue measures are due to expire.