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Operation Dry Water is Underway to Keep Boaters Safe
“Our agents are out there daily looking for impaired operators"
Mandatory Kindergarten Bill Heads to House Floor
House Appropriations advances Senate-approved legislation mandating children who turn five years old on or before September 30th attend Kindergarten.
Mulkey Urges Lawmakers to OK Payments for Athletes
New LSU Women’s Basketball head coach Kim Mulkey implored lawmakers to pass legislation allowing student-athletes to receive compensation for their image and likeness.
Teachers and School Workers can Receive Free Virtual Visits With Mental Health Professionals
“Our teachers throughout the state should the need help have the opportunity to reach out to trained professionals in a secure, private format.”
Can Employers Require You to Get Vaccine?
Oil City Rep introduces legislation that will make employers civilly liable if they force an employee to take a vaccine and that employee suffers health impacts.
Vaccine Arrives in Louisiana
The first Pfizer COVID vaccines arrived in Louisiana Sunday and many will be administered to frontline healthcare workers across the state Monday.
All Eyes on Gulf
Tropical Storm Hanna is eyeing a landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas today, but it’s helping to produce showers and thunderstorms across south Louisiana. But State Climatologist Barry Keim is not expecting significant flooding Hanna will produce numerous thunderstorms and some rain bands in Louisiana...
Minimum Wages Going Up – Not in Louisiana
Minimum wage increases go into effect today in 24 states, but Louisiana is not one of them and remains one of a handful who’ve kept the federal minimum of 7.25 an hour.
Gov. Edwards’ Says Future Looks Bright for Louisiana
Governor John Bel Edwards says it’s a good time to be a Louisianan right now. Edwards says not only can the state say it’s home to LSU and the Saints, but Louisiana’s economy continues to grow.
Final Governor’s Debate Is Tonight
The final debate in the Governor's race is tonight at 7pm in Shreveport.