Vitter disciple ready to attack

State Rep. Cameron Henry, R-Metairie, and the new chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, has wasted

Edwards facing early roadblocks

Gov. John Bel Edwards appears to be losing support for his solutions to major budget problems just when he

Edwards actions hard to defend

Gov. John Bel Edwards isn’t making it easy for those of us who want to see him succeed. He is also giving his critics legitimate reasons to complain before his administration has even completed a month in office.

State money woes aren't unique

Louisiana political history has proved there are no easy answers when the state faces major financial problems. Gov. John Bel Edwards inherited a $750 million shortfall in the current state budget year and a $1.9 billion deficit expected in the

No easy or popular budget fixes

Tax increases being proposed by the Democratic administration of Gov. John Bel Edwards haven’t created an