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Jackson Amendment Designed To Protect Juvenile Prison Staff

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Bills striking at vaccine mandate head to Louisiana governor

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Gov. John Bel Edwards Vetoed House Bill 20

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Bills Signed by Gov. Edwards

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Kennedy announces re-election bid after setting legislative record

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How does the community feel about marijuana decriminalization?

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Effort to add seats to Louisiana Supreme Court nears passage

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Early Voting Begins May 28 For The June 12 Special Primary

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Elise Stefanik Selected House Republican Chair, Replacing Ousted Liz Cheney

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Rep. Liz Cheney removed from House Republican leadership for criticizing Trump's election lies

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Louisiana citizens could soon conceal carry handguns without permit

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Trump's upheld ban from Facebook renews debate on social media use and free speech

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Recent bill would ban 'vaccine passports' in Louisiana

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Educators and Teachers React To Mandatory Kindergarten Proposal

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Caitlyn Jenner announces run for governor of California: 'I'm in!'

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Saturday, April 24, 2021 is Election Day

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2 Cassidy bills are heading to President Biden's desk

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Louisiana congresswoman takes office, replacing late husband

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Higgins Slams Biden’s Gun-Control Executive Orders

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One cent sales tax increase for Evangeline Parish Sheriff's Office

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New complaint hits Louisiana legislators' 'dark money' group

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Deadly breach could delay decisions about Capitol fencing

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BREAKING: Biden Admin Scraps Trump's Restrictions on Transgender Troops, will Provide Protections and Treatment for Service Members

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New York lawmakers agree to legalize recreational marijuana

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Expelled from US at night, migrant families weigh next steps

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Biden assigning Harris to lead diplomatic efforts in Central America to address immigration

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US waives FBI checks on caregivers at new migrant facilities

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It's now illegal in Georgia to give food and water to voters in line

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Biden invites Russia and China to first global climate talks

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Tennessee governor signs transgender sports bill into law requiring students to prove their sex at birth

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Louisiana lawmakers to debate parameters for sports betting

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Biden doubles goal of COVID vaccines to 200 million doses

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Biden Appoints Harris to Lead Coordination Efforts on Southern Border

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Louisiana senators worry federal aid could inflate budget

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Donald Trump is creating his own social media network that will go live in a few months

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DHS chief says border closed, won't give timeline for facilities capable of handling surge of unaccompanied children

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Julia Letlow wins northeast Louisiana-based US House seat

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Louisiana Votes: Election Results March 20, 2021

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Louisiana is holding a special election today. Here's who is on the ballot

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Senate Passes Cassidy Bill to Fund Research of Minority Health Disparities

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Biden and Harris and others to promote relief plan's benefits

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Higgins Calls on Congress to Address Broken Budget Process Before Considering Return of Earmarks

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Prices will rise because of stimulus, but that won't last, Janet Yellen says

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Democrats bank on relief aid to win back wary working class

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FEMA ordered to help with influx of migrant children at U.S.-Mexico border

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New York man accused of taking badge of officer beaten during Capitol riot

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Rescue aid package may reduce inequality, but for how long?

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Stimulus payments hitting some Americans' bank accounts

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'South Park' is back with a vaccination special

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Anti-abortion bills abound; their fate in court is unknown

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Matthew McConaughey is considering Texas governor run

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Cassidy Announces Nearly $2 Million for Terrebonne Parish Levee Repairs

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Early voting ends Saturday in Louisiana congressional races

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President Biden Signs $1.9T Covid Relief Stimulus Bill into Law

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House set to pass $1.9T Covid relief bill, handing Biden his first major win

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Cuomo lashes out at calls to resign after new allegations emerge

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Some struggling Americans aren't getting the stimulus payment they were promised. Here's why

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Struggling to pay rent due to COVID? See if you qualify for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program.

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Lawmakers to debate if Louisiana should require kindergarten

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Biden signs executive order expanding voting access

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GOP pushes bills to allow social media 'censorship' lawsuits

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Trump sends cease-and-desist letters to GOP campaign committees

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Senate passes $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill, including $1,400 stimulus checks, with no Republican support

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Deal reached in Senate to move forward on Covid relief after hours of impasse

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Mississippi governor will sign bill banning trans athletes from school sports

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A vaccination at your door? J&J quickly spurs new ways to distribute shots

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White House warns of 'active threat' from Microsoft email hackers

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Great apes at the San Diego Zoo receive a Covid-19 vaccine for animals

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Louisiana elections chief slams senator over voting machines

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'It's too soon for it': Small business owners react to Texas dropping mask mandate

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North Dakota House expels lawmaker accused of misconduct

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President Trump Endorses Senator John Kennedy

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Police request 60-day extension of Guard at US Capitol

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Biden criticizes Texas and Mississippi for lifting restrictions: 'Neanderthal thinking'

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Senate begins considering Democrats' $1.9T virus relief bill

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Trump CPAC speech to declare his political journey 'far from over'

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Biden team readies wider economic package after virus relief

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Supreme Court could put new limits on voting rights lawsuits

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Virginia lawmakers vote to legalize marijuana in 2024

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Fauci urges Americans to take the vaccine available to them when eligible

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Biden administration promises focus on environmental justice

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FDA grants emergency authorization to Johnson & Johnson vaccine

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Oil is up nearly 70% since the election, a record in the modern era

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Alabama-based group providing $10M in grants in 5 states

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FBI identifies suspect in death of Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, sources say

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