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Area GOP group supports veto override session

Pamela Sleezer The Vernon Republican Parish Executive Committee voted unanimously Tuesday to support a veto override session being ...

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Johns considered to head Gaming Board

John Guidroz State Sen. Ronnie Johns confirmed Friday that he has been mentioned as a potential appointment to ...

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Kindergarten will be mandatory

Associated Press BATON ROUGE — All 5-year-old children in Louisiana should receive a kindergarten education, lawmakers decided Wednesday. ...

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Kindergarten will be mandatory

Associated Press BATON ROUGE — All 5-year-old children in Louisiana should receive a kindergarten education, lawmakers decided Wednesday. ...

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Lawmakers vote to end jail time for pot use

Jim Beam Four Southwest Louisiana state senators voted against a bill Monday that takes away jail time for ...

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Tax reform bills to be heard by La. Senate committee

Jim Beam Three tax reform bills that have cleared the Louisiana House will be heard Monday by the ...

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Insurers that have ‘failed’ SW La. residents targets of advancing legislation

Jim Beam Supporters cite many complaints following 2020 storms   BATON ROUGE — The Senate Insurance Committee sent ...

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Ban on COVID-19 vaccine requirement fails in La. House

Associated Press BATON ROUGE — An effort to prohibit people who haven’t been vaccinated against COVID-19 from being ...

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House passes major tax reform bill for La.

Jim Beam The Louisiana House passed a major tax reform bill late Wednesday and approved a companion measure ...

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Marijuana bills divide SW La. legislators

Jim Beam Southwest Louisiana members of the state House split their votes on two marijuana bills, and seven ...

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