The former chairman of Civil Service Commission, whose job was protect rank-and-file workers from political interference, was unusually deferential to Landrieu administration's agenda for years. In some cases, he and an administration official appeared to circumvent the state Open Meetings Law to lobby fellow commissioners.
The triumph of the Republican Party's "Southern Strategy" can finally be called complete.
New effort would explore several options; retirees or those close not likely affected.
To Marc Morial it’s simply “reprehensible” that politicians are putting their electoral ambitions ahead of Louisiana’s kids, indeed the state itself.
Over time, an existing tax will be shifted to a fund to maintain school buildings.
See where Bill Cassidy got the most support in his upset of Sen. Mary Landrieu. We're also tracking the two Orleans Parish judicial races and the school tax.
Judge decided that because sweeping personnel changes hadn't harmed anyone yet, case was premature.
Participatory Budgeting is a worldwide movement that needs to be adopted here in New Orleans.
However, it doesn't have money for a few high-dollar court judgments that the city must pay soon.
After being criticized for surprise measure two weeks ago, board revotes but has little information.