Gov. John Bel Edwards held his second outreach meeting with business leaders Thursday, seeking to build support for an approach to close Louisiana's looming $1 billion budget gap. The Democratic … Click to Continue »
Rather than face certain defeat, Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration is giving up on its effort to levy a new tax on business sales to help stabilize Louisiana's budget. Rep. … Click to Continue »
Louisiana's attorney general moved Thursday to drop his lawsuit against Gov. John Bel Edwards over access to a multimillion-dollar escrow account, after lawmakers negotiated a compromise ending the budget dispute. … Click to Continu...
Opening day formalities behind them, lawmakers and Gov. John Bel Edwards are trying to negotiate a deal to close Louisiana's $304 million deficit. The Democratic governor met Tuesday morning with … Click to Continue »
Gov. John Bel Edwards is starting his outreach effort to solicit ideas for patching a more than $1 billion hole in next year's state operating budget. Edwards spokesman Richard Carbo … Click to Continue »