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Governor calls for return to masks indoors

Marlisa Harding Gov. John Bel Edwards issued new COVID-19 guidance on Friday due to the record-breaking infection surge ...

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Johns resigns Senate seat to head gaming board

John Guidroz Ronnie Johns, a Republican from Sulphur, resigned his seat as state senator for District 27 on ...

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Breaking: Johns to chair gaming board

John Guidroz Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards has appointed Republican Sen. Ronnie Johns as chair of the Gaming ...


La. House fails to reverse transgender sports ban veto

Associated Press BATON ROUGE — Louisiana House lawmakers Wednesday failed to overturn Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards’ veto ...

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Cassidy: Legislators pushing for relief for storm-weary SW La.

Marlisa Harding Legislators in Washington “are working very hard” to get Community Development Block Grants in place to ...

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Abraham: Legislation does not discriminate against athletes, LGTB community

John Guidroz Three Republican senators representing Southwest Louisiana voted Tuesday to override Gov. John Bel Edwards’ veto of ...

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Louisiana Senate backs transgender sports ban veto override

Associated Press BATON ROUGE — Louisiana state senators Tuesday narrowly voted to overturn Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards’ ...

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Beauregard Democrats oppose upcoming session

Pamela Sleezer The Beauregard Democratic Parish Executive Committee voted unanimously Friday to oppose the veto override session of ...

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Cassidy: Proposed infrastructure bill would be ‘historic investment’ for La.

Marlisa Harding U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-Louisiana, announced an upcoming bi-partisan infrastructure proposal that would dramatically improve Louisiana’s ...


Knee replacement to keep Johns from anticipated veto override session

John Guidroz Republican state Sen. Ronnie Johns of Sulphur won’t be attending an historic veto override session that ...

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