Friday, January 27, 2023

State Rep. Rick Edmonds running for Louisiana State Senate

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) -- After serving two terms as a representative, Republican State Representative Rick Edmonds says he will be running for Louisiana...

Michael Pascoe: Gambling industry’s extraordinary hold over NSW Labor continues

It’s that integrity thing again. With a little over two months to go to the New South Wales election, there’s no sign of it...

Louisiana bill seeks ‘fairness’ in pregnancy costs

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — As the first bills trickled in Thursday for Louisiana's upcoming legislative session, among them is proposed legislation that would...

Cardinal Pell’s secret memo blasts ‘disaster’ and ‘catastrophe’ of papacy under Pope...

Pope Francis will deliver a final send-off for Cardinal George Pell during a funeral Mass on Saturday, the Vatican says, as revelations emerge of...

Lawmakers want to help student mental health crisis

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) -- Louisiana lawmakers heard new recommendations on how schools can better tackle the mental health crisis in students. The Student Behavior,...

Indonesian president Joko Widodo ‘strongly regrets’ past human rights abuses

President Joko Widodo has expressed deep regret over gross human rights violations during Indonesia’s tumultuous post-colonial past, going back to the mass killing of...

Louisiana Treasurer John Schroder announces bid for governor

BATON ROUGE, La. (WGNO) — John Schroder will run for governor in 2023, the Louisiana State Treasurer announced to his supporters on Monday. According...

McCarthy’s concessions spur fears of potential default, government shutdown

The concessions Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) agreed to in a bid to appease conservative rebels sets up showdowns this year with Senate Democrats and...

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser announces decision on governor’s race: Report

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) -- Louisiana Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser says he will not be running for governor, according to a report from KPEL....

Immigration, attorney-client privilege: The next 7 cases before the Supreme Court

The Supreme Court will return on Monday to hear its first oral arguments of 2023, considering cases that could impact attorney-client privilege, labor laws...

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