- Analysis: Jindal at odds with education leader Updated: Apr-20-14 6:04 pm
- La. legislative session reaches its midway point Updated: Apr-19-14 11:19 am
- Education chief: Testing critics don't have plan Updated: Apr-17-14 3:02 pm
- Bond Commission backs Jindal plan for surplus cash Updated: Apr-17-14 11:56 am
- La.'s Jindal to deliver commencement at Liberty Updated: Apr-17-14 2:04 am
- Staffer accused of leaking McAllister video quits Updated: Apr-16-14 10:45 pm
- Education chief gets favorable job review Updated: Apr-16-14 6:40 am
- 3 GOP governors blast Medicare Advantage rates Updated: Apr-15-14 3:05 am
- Spokeswoman: Alexander not running in 5th District Updated: Apr-14-14 11:52 am
- Disappointment, forgiveness mix in La. scandal Updated: Apr-12-14 2:42 pm
- Jindal hires new press secretary Updated: Apr-11-14 4:54 pm
- McAllister video scandal revives talk of Vitter Updated: Apr-11-14 4:37 pm
- La. congressman rebuffs calls for his resignation Updated: Apr-11-14 3:46 am
- State, feds declare victory in voucher ruling Updated: Apr-09-14 1:47 pm
- Louisiana Gov. Jindal to speak to SC Republicans Updated: Apr-08-14 5:04 pm
- Landrieu asks lawmakers to back Medicaid expansion Updated: Apr-08-14 4:06 am
- Judge rules for nonprofit group in slogan battle Updated: Apr-07-14 6:47 pm
- Landrieu sidesteps debate over levee board lawsuit Updated: Apr-07-14 4:26 pm
- Jeb Bush, Bobby Jindal star in new GOP ad Updated: Apr-06-14 3:53 am
- Bill would allow concealed guns in restaurants Updated: Apr-02-14 6:40 pm
- Jindal: GOP needs 'Obamacare' alternative Updated: Apr-02-14 1:54 pm
- Craig seeks 6th congressional seat again Updated: Mar-26-14 6:24 am
- Common Core spawns widespread political fights Updated: Mar-24-14 2:17 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Superintendent of Education John White got his job with the backing of Gov. Bobby Jindal, but two years later, the men are increasingly at odds and appear to be drifting farther apart on education policy.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Efforts to raise Louisiana's minimum wage and let school teachers carry guns to work appear jettisoned for the legislative session. Tougher restrictions on the payday lending industry and efforts to lessen marijuana penalties are on life support. And none of the major budget decisions have been settled.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Continued efforts to try to keep Louisiana from using tests associated with the Common Core education standards are creating "a state of chaos" for public school teachers, Superintendent of Education John White said Thursday.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Gov. Bobby Jindal's plan to use $210 million in surplus and one-time money to help balance next year's budget received the backing Thursday of the State Bond Commission, support that was needed for the maneuver to work.
LYNCHBURG, Virginia - Another early Republican presidential prospect is heading to Liberty University.
MONROE, Louisiana - The staff member of U.S. Rep. Vance McAllister who is accused of leaking a video that captured him kissing an aide has resigned.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - State Superintendent of Education John White has received a favorable job evaluation.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Three Southern Republican governors are writing President Barack Obama to complain about newly announced Medicare Advantage payments.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - A spokeswoman for Rodney Alexander says the Republican former congressman doesn't intend to run for his old seat, despite a videotape showing GOP Rep. Vance McAllister in a marital indiscretion.
MONROE, Louisiana - To Louisiana voters accustomed to tawdry scandals involving elected officials, disappointment with an eye toward forgiveness is the prevailing sentiment about their new congressman, caught on video embracing an aide married to one of his friends.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Gov. Bobby Jindal has a new press secretary with experience working on a Republican presidential campaign.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - The outcries from Louisiana Republican leaders calling for Rep. Vance McAllister to resign after he was caught on video kissing a married woman stand in sharp contrast to the muted GOP response seven years ago during Sen. David Vitter's prostitution scandal.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana Rep. Vance McAllister stayed out of sight as calls grew louder from Republicans back home demanding the GOP congressman's resignation after he was caught on video kissing the wife of a friend.
NEW ORLEANS - Both the state and Justice Department said they were pleased with a judge's order that Louisiana must provide regular reports to federal officials on the state's private school tuition program.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is coming to South Carolina to speak at the state Republican party's annual fundraising dinner.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - While she was visiting Baton Rouge, U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu said she was meeting with state lawmakers to encourage them to support the expansion of Louisiana's Medicaid program.
NEW ORLEANS - A nonprofit group can continue to use Louisiana's trademarked tourism slogan to criticize the government while a lawsuit against its billboard is still in court, a federal district judge has ruled.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu distanced herself Monday from a lawsuit filed by a New Orleans-area levee board against more than 90 oil and gas companies, saying litigation isn't the way to restore her state's lost wetlands.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Concealed-handgun permit holders and armed off-duty police officers would be able to enter restaurants serving alcohol if lawmakers agree to a bill backed Wednesday by the House Criminal Justice Committee.
WASHINGTON - Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, on Wednesday offered a Republican alternative to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, saying states should play a greater role in containing health care costs while giving consumers more flexibility in choosing insurance plans.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Libertarian Rufus Craig is a candidate again for the Baton Rouge-based 6th District congressional seat.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - More than five years after U.S. governors began a bipartisan effort to set new standards in American schools, the Common Core initiative has morphed into a political tempest fueling division among Republicans.