by Emily Atkin Posted on May 13, 2014
The figure represents an 18 percent increase in the number of spills since 2012, despite a decrease in the number of rigs.
by Scott Keyes Posted on April 29, 2014 Updated: April 29, 2014
If enacted, the bill will punish panhandlers with a maximum fine of $200 and up to six months in jail.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 25, 2014
Lawmakers were inspired by a high-profile case in Texas where a brain-dead pregnant woman's family fought to remove her from machines.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 22, 2014 Updated: April 22, 2014
A bill advancing in the legislature would impose more obstacles for women seeking to end a pregnancy.
by Zack Ford Posted on April 16, 2014 Updated: April 16, 2014
Even though it's not enforceable, Louisiana's House still wants the law to condemn oral sex and all same-sex relations.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 14, 2014 Updated: April 14, 2014
Ironically, comprehensive sex ed is one of the most effective policies to lower the abortion rate.
by Josh Israel Posted on April 10, 2014
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) called for Rep. Vance McAllister (R-LA) to resign his House seat, after a videotape surfaced of the freshman Congressman kissing a married woman who is not his wife.
by Ari Phillips Posted on March 27, 2014
The suit asks the companies to restore damaged wetlands or offer financial compensation for areas beyond repair. Current Gov. Bobby Jindal is trying to insert partisan politics into the matter.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 26, 2014 Updated: March 27, 2014
A GOP candidate for the U.S. Senate expresses his views on the more than 40 million uninsured Americans.
by Josh Israel Posted on March 21, 2014 Updated: March 21, 2014
Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) told a town hall audience on Tuesday that he believes oil billionaires Charles and David Koch to be "two of the most patriotic Americans in the history of the Earth.