Congress

September 21, 2016

Sept. 21: Funding for flood relief, Flint linked

As gutted remnants of homes continue to line streets throughout south Louisiana, a federal aid package remains on hold as part of a temporary government funding bill.
December 8, 2015

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Senators ask for Medicaid plan; Tax credits for working families; Faucheaux: Budget changes can’t wait and; Dardenne and Robinson will lead budget policy
April 21, 2015

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Revenue raising measures on hold; Legislators have options on the budget; Flaws in congressional budget plans and; Common Core battle continues
January 8, 2015

Thursday, January 8, 2015

'Dynamic scoring' rule adopted; Oil price plunge could mean jobs lost; Gill: State Medicaid plan hurts the poor; and More students taking advantage of Course Choice