GOP opposition at two levels

The House Freedom Caucus in Congress and the Gang of No in the Louisiana House could be identical twins.

Edwards fighting uphill battle

Evidence that conservative Republicans in the Louisiana House are determined to thwart Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards at every turn became clear with two recent appointments by Speaker Taylor Barras, R-New Iberia. Barras named two of the most

Hall of Fame major surprise

Louisiana is well known for its politics, and to be selected as a member of its Political Museum and

Repeal and replace falls short

To say the Republican health care plan to repeal and replace Obamacare is in trouble would be an understatement. Each passing day brings more opposition from people of almost every political persuasion.

College system innovative

Members of the board of supervisors of the Louisiana Community & Technical College System have been engaged in some creative thinking. The result is a decision to realign eight of their campuses to deal with declining state financial support.