Candidates for governor to face off in televised debate
David Jacobs is a Baton Rouge-based award-winning journalist who has written about government, politics, business and culture in Louisiana for almost 15 years. He joined The Center Square in 2018.
Louisiana officials hope to have access to $1.2 billion in federal dollars for flood mitigation by February or March.
The Louisiana Legislative Auditor has again rapped the Department of Health for not doing enough to keep ineligible people off the Medicaid rolls.
Louisiana’s current insurance commissioner and his challenger in next month’s election, both Republicans, gave contrasting descriptions of the…
Gov. John Bel Edwards’ administration’s plans to fund a $165 million Plaquemines Parish transportation project through a public-private partne…
State officials announce $160 million barrier island project
The state of Louisiana finished the most recent fiscal year with a surplus of about $500 million, Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration says. …
Louisiana's Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget meets on Sept. 13, 2019.