- School district insurance swap for retirees could save money Updated: Jul-29-15 7:22 am
THIBODAUX, Louisiana - By replacing insurance plans for retirees, officials say the Lafourche Parish School District could save more than $300,000 each year.
- Judge says 2014 Chicago pension overhaul unconstitutional Updated: Jul-24-15 2:24 pm
CHICAGO - A Cook County judge on Friday threw out a 2014 law aimed at reducing multibillion-dollar shortfalls in two Chicago pension funds, a decision city officials have said could leave the retirement accounts insolvent in a little more than a decade or lead to massive tax increases.
- SC treasurer accused of violating ethics law with 2011 hire Updated: Jul-23-15 6:31 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's ethics panel has decided to take a closer look at a state retiree's allegation that State Treasurer Curtis Loftis violated ethics law by hiring a long-time friend in 2011 to join a lawsuit against the Bank of New York.
- Senate cancels session to consider overriding Jindal vetoes Updated: Jul-17-15 12:07 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Louisiana lawmakers won't be returning to Baton Rouge this month to consider overriding Gov. Bobby Jindal's vetoes of bills passed in the last legislative session.