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Yours, Ours, Theirs: How Much?

“Our people and our state are worth fighting for.” – Gov. John Bel Edwards By Sue Lincoln - May 22, 2018 / Bayou Brief [more]

Setting the Record Straight on Medicaid

Setting record straight on Medicaid Jim Richardson The Advocate, Apr 26, 2018 - 6:00 pm A recent letter to the editor suggested Forbes magazine had conducted an an...... [more]

Med School Leaders Urge Budget Delay

  BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The leaders of Louisiana’s medical schools urged state senators Tuesday to stall a budget proposal for next year, until lawmakers consider whether to pass t...... [more]

LA gambling industry could see big changes

Tyler Bridges, The Advocate, March 10, 2018 In 1991, the state Legislature ushered in the modern era of gambling in Louisiana by legalizing floating casinos that were meant to evoke romantic ...... [more]