Colorado has done it, and so has Washington. But will Louisiana follow suit and legalize marijuana?
Legal marijuana use in Louisiana might be a possibility, as some lawmakers are thinking about the issue.
Shreveport Councilmember Ron Webb abandoned his attempt to repeal the city’s Fiarness Ordinance that grants protections to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender citizens. The ordinance has only been in place for a month.
Shaking off three years of partisan freeze, Republicans and Democrats unveiled a $1.012 trillion spending deal Monday night that would roll back some spending cuts, raise federal worker pay and have a surprisingly broad effect on Americans'
For political junkies, 2013 was expected to be a quiet year following the presidential election and it basically followed the script.
Nonetheless, there were some interesting developments at the ballot box.
"[Tell people] where we are in the petition drive, answer a couple pertinent questions..." said spokesperson Lionel Rainey, III when he was asked about the goal for the public meeting concerning St. George.