- La. Legislature opens three-month session Monday Updated: Mar-08-14 10:17 am
- Jindal budget $15M short on student growth money Updated: Feb-28-14 7:10 pm
- Court rules for voucher, tenure laws in parish Updated: Feb-25-14 2:23 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana's budget worries have lessened as the state's income has started to rebound from the recession, giving lawmakers more breathing room to bicker over other issues as they kick off their annual legislative session Monday.
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Gov. Bobby Jindal's budget proposal is $15 million short of what the Department of Education expects will be needed to cover growth in student enrollment at public schools next year, the state superintendent said Friday.
NEW ORLEANS - A federal appeals court has reversed a district judge's order blocking some of Gov. Bobby Jindal's education policies in Tangipahoa Parish.