Lawmakers spout rhetoric, vote opposite
Lawmakers have taken strong philosophical positions on certain financial issues, but they aren't always keeping in step with their own rhetoric this legislative session.
They have repeatedly talked...
The old 2-year college try
In the past five hard years of higher education’s declining state support, rising tuition, defecting faculty and deteriorating facilities, college leaders have stuck together and let the Board of...
Notes from the Legislature
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The House refused Tuesday to relinquish legislative control over tuition hikes for students at Louisiana's public colleges.
A proposal by Rep. Thomas Carmody, R-Shreveport, ...