A new Louisiana law requires sex offenders and child predators to state their criminal status on their Facebook or other social networking page, with the law's author saying the bill is the first of its kind in the nation.
Lawmakers could soon have to head back to the State Capitol for a special session in an attempt to override Governor Jindal's vetoes.
Notification letters were sent out to lawmakers today. The session is set for July 14.
It's official - Democratic Mayor Kip Holden is once again seeking reelection.
The Mayor-President was greeted by supporters this morning as he promised to continue leading the city in the same direction.
Governor Bobby Jindal signed two new laws today to protect the sanctity of human life. The bills – SB 330 by Sen. Rick Ward and SB 708 by Sen. Sharon Broome – are part of the Governor’s 2012 legislative package.