A department that could help the government find tens of millions of dollars in revenue is one step closer to becoming a reality.
Lawmakers want to tweak just a few more things before they create the Debt Recovery Department.
Getting caught smoking marijuana could soon carry a smaller fine and little to no jail time.
One representative is hoping to get a law passed that makes the penalties for possession of marijuana more lenient.
With budget cuts looming on the horizon, some Louisiana families gained a win. Lawmakers found enough money for New Opportunity Waivers, which provides services to those with developmentally disabled children.
A group of Louisiana citizens, wearing bright green T-shirts with a message of Vote No on HB 705, rallied at the state capital this morning to show their support for affordable solar energy and their opposition to the amended HB 705.