Josh Bivins

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)
February 9, 2017

Louisiana uninsured rate plummets

The share of Louisianans without health insurance dropped from 21.7 percent in 2013 to 12.5 percent in 2016.