LA: Minimum wage increase and equal pay legislation fails on Senate floor
Apr 02, 2018 11:46AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Louisiana: Minimum wage increase, pay secrecy and equal pay for women legislation all died on the Senate floor Tuesday night. The bills are a major part of Gov. John Bel Edwards agenda...Read More »
LA: Senate committee votes against making major changes to TOPS
Apr 02, 2018 11:38AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
A bill seeking to make major changes to TOPS faced opposition from LSU students. The Senate Education Committee defeated the measure to make TOPS a...Read More »
Bill to allow video cameras in nursing home rooms passes House committee
Apr 02, 2018 11:35AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Despite opposition from nursing home owners, a proposal that would allow for surveillance cameras in nursing home rooms has cleared a House committee..Read More »
LUS Warns of Utility Billing Scam
Apr 02, 2018 11:30AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
LUS is warning about scam phone calls being made to customers from people claiming to represent their utility company. The scam callers threaten to disconnect electric service unless...Read More »
UL Lafayette’s $5M solar farm near completion
Apr 02, 2018 11:16AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is nearing completion of the state’s second-largest solar facility that will reduce the university’s energy consumption by up to 10 percent...Read More »
LPSS to begin new city bus pilot program
Apr 02, 2018 11:07AM ● By Flint Zerangue, Sr.
Lafayette Parish School System is offering an alternative busing option for students who do not live near the LPSS bus routes after...Read More »