Sue Lincoln

Is It the Message or the Man?

With the final election of 2016 tomorrow, what can be learned from how Louisiana voted last month and last year?

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South Korean Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly To Impeach President

South Korean lawmakers voted 234-56 on Friday to impeach President Park Geun-hye. A constitutional court will now decide whether to remove from office the country's first female leader, who's been mired in a corruption scandal that has paralyzed the country's political system. "Regardless of the opinions in favor or against the impeachment, the public is watching with deep hearts," National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun said after the vote. "And hoping this doesn't repeat itself in the...

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Sue Lincoln

With the final election of 2016 tomorrow, what can be learned from how Louisiana voted last month and last year?

Department leaders sat in front of the House Appropriations Committee Wednesday, as Legislators continue taking an early look at next fiscal year’s budget.

Louisiana’s second flood recovery funding request has fallen short on Capitol Hill. Legislation currently under consideration in Congress will fund the federal government through the end of April. It includes $1.4 billion in flood relief for Louisiana.

Sue Lincoln

The House Appropriations Committee has started looking at next fiscal year’s state budget. Sitting in front of the committee Tuesday, Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne said while they look ahead, they also have to look back at last year’s budget.

LAPolitics.com

Just in time for another runoff election, there’s a new book out about last year’s race. “ Long Shot is the story of the 2015 race for governor, as told from the campaign trail, and it was everything that we love about Louisiana politics.”

S. Lincoln

With their report due January first, the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment is finalizing their suggestions for reducing the state’s $13-billion backlog of road work.

LSU AgCenter

You may think that house plants are shielded from insect problems, but that's simply not the case. When they do occur, indoor pest infestations can be devastating if they're not dealt with promptly and effectively. Indoor outbreaks can spread rapidly because of the environment indoors. We often group our house plants close together indoors in well-lit areas. These pests also have no natural predators.

U.S. Justice Action Reform Network

Governor John Bel Edwards, in Washington Thursday to lobby the lame duck Congress for more flood aid for the state, didn’t equivocate while participating in the U.S. Justice Action Network’s Google Summit on Criminal Justice Reform .

npr.org

With BP, TransOcean and Anadarko settling claims from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill earlier this year, you now have the opportunity to weigh in on how that money should be spent.

Sue Lincoln

Attorney General Jeff Landry had his day in court Tuesday, with a full hearing of the A.G.’s lawsuit against the Governor.

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