With millions of taxpayer dollars in their hands, state senators are getting their first look at the state's budget.
The Finance Committee is deciding where cuts can be made and where money needs to go.
For almost six months David Reynerson hasn't been able to keep semi-automatics in stock, as soon as the guns come in, they’re sold out. He believes customers are still worried the federal government will try to outlaw those guns.
The proposed constitutional amendment that creates a new Southeast School District in Baton Rouge passed through the House Education committee in a ten to six vote. It's something parents on both sides have very strong feelings about.
On Tuesday, the House Education Committee will take up the issue of the breakaway school district. The proposed constitiutional ammendment that would create the Southeastern Community School District passed the Senate Floor last week.
The top Democrat on the committee considering President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency indicated late Friday she may attempt to break an impasse over the nomination this week.