The Democratic governor doesn’t want to recommend the slashing, but he’s required to give lawmakers a spending plan for next year.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said his administration is "actively working" on the concept, which would require federal approval.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards sent a letter to the president following the U.S. attorney general's announcement that feds will prosecute pot use.
BATON ROUGE – Offering a bit more wiggle room to lawmakers, Gov. John Bel Edwards said Monday he won’t hold firm to the Jan. 19 deadline he set to reach a tax deal with House GOP leaders, if the two sides are making meaningful progress.
Payments ranged from $5,500 for a sexual harassment claim involving a Grambling State University professor to $205,000 for two claims against a judge.