Clay Higgins Wins 3rd Congressional District Race
Political upstart Clay Higgins has won Louisiana's runoff for the state's 3rd District U.S. House seat, defeating a fellow Republican once considered a lock on the job.
GOP Lawmaker Mike Johnson Elected To Louisiana’s 4th District
Republican Mike Johnson will head to Washington in January to represent Louisiana's 4th Congressional District.
Louisiana Republican John Kennedy New US Senator
Louisiana voters have chosen Republican state Treasurer John Kennedy to fill the state's open U.S. Senate seat, giving the GOP a 52-48 edge in the chamber.
US Sen. Vitter Bids Farewell, Says He Was ‘Blessed’ To Serve
U.S. Sen. David Vitter called his tenure in Congress "the greatest honor of my professional life," as he gave a farewell speech ahead of the end to his 12-year tenure in the Senate.
Court Blocks Expansion Of Overtime Pay Rule After States Sue
A federal court is blocking implementation of a regulation that would make an estimated 4 million more higher-earning workers eligible for overtime pay.
Monday Deadline For Flood Victims To Register With FEMA
Registration with FEMA can be done online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov
Louisiana Governor Going Back To Washington For Flood Aid
Gov. John Bel Edwards is looking to garner support for another $4 billion in flood recovery funding from the federal government.
Registration Deadline For Disaster Aid Is A Week Away
Residents can visit www.disasterassistance.gov , call the FEMA helpline at 800-621-3362 or visit at any FEMA disaster recovery center.
AT&T Buying HBO & CNN Owned Time Warner For $85.4 Billion
AT&T is buying Time Warner, owner of the Warner Bros. movie studio as well as HBO and CNN, for $85.4 billion.
Out-Of-State Costs Cut More Than Half For UL Online Degrees
Students enrolled in an online degree program will pay the same rate — whether they live in Louisiana or outside of the state.