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Business Roundtable Urges President Biden, Congress to Continue Efforts on Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework

Washington – Business Roundtable today issued the below statement following a procedural vote in the U.S. Senate on the vehicle for the bipartisan infrastructure framework:  “America’s business […]

RESET Wins National Honors at Governmental Research Association Conference

The awards were made by the Governmental Research Association (GRA) during its annual meeting held by video conference this week. Established in 1914 as the national […]

Louisiana’s Dan Brouillette named division president at Sempra

Louisiana native Dan Brouillette, who served as energy secretary under former President Donald Trump, has been hired as president of a new division at energy giant […]

In pursuit of Hurricane Laura disaster relief, Lake Charles mayor goes to Washington

LAKE CHARLES — Lake Charles Mayor Nic Hunter is visiting Washington this week in pursuit of federal disaster relief that officials in southwest Louisiana say is desperately needed […]

PAR Report Makes Case for Early Childhood Investments

BATON ROUGE, LA – The Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana (PAR) has released a report on Early Childhood Education, “Start Strong! The Case for Priority […]

Chalmette Refining Announces Potential $550 Million Renewable Diesel Project

New use for idled refining unit would result in 20 direct jobs, 90 indirect jobs NEW ORLEANS, La. — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and PBF […]

Letters: Railroad merger should improve competition in Louisiana, not diminish it

The upcoming railroad merger between Kansas City Southern and one of two competitors is starting to receive more attention as various groups begin to recognize the […]

Will Louisiana voters give up federal tax deduction for lower state income tax rates?

Greg Hilburn | Lafayette Daily Advertiser Louisiana voters will have the final say on whether to transform the state’s income tax structure after Gov. John Bel Edwards signed […]

Kindergarten now required in Louisiana after John Bel Edwards signs bill into law

Gov. John Bel Edwards on Monday signed a bill that will make kindergarten mandatory in Louisiana. The measure, Senate Bill 10, won Senate approval 38-0 and […]

Gov. Edwards Announces New Amazon Robotics Facility In Baton Rouge

Project in Louisiana’s Capital Region will create over 1,000 new full-time jobs BATON ROUGE, La. — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and Amazon announced the company’s […]

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