US House

October 31, 2019 - 8:48 am
(AP) — Democrats pushed a package of ground rules for their impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump toward certain House passage on Thursday as the chamber neared the first formal vote on an epic clash that could well stretch into next year. Each side was expected to lose a handful of...
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Don Ames
July 18, 2019 - 8:45 pm
While attempts to raise Louisiana's minimum wage have yet to escape the lower chamber, lawmakers in the US House have approved an increase that would see the pay floor hit $15 an hour by 2025. A Congressional Budget Office report shows the increase would destroy 1.3 million jobs. And, LSU Economist...
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November 04, 2018 - 12:51 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The only statewide position up for grabs on Louisiana's ballot Tuesday stems from scandal: a special election for secretary of state caused by sexual harassment allegations. Although the opening of the seat was high-profile, candidates to be the state's next elections chief...
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