Republican Sen. John Kennedy (La.) invited a member of the Senate custodial staff, Calvin Franklin, as his guest to attend President Donald Trump’s first formal State of the Union address on Tuesday night.
Sen. John Neely Kennedy (R., La.) stated on Wednesday that America needs “more idiot control” in lieu of more gun control.
An English language-arts teacher in Louisiana’s Vermilion Parish School District was removed from a school board meeting and handcuffed Monday night after asking questions about administrator pay, video of the event shows.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) on Thursday night gave his first address to a public audience since he was shot in the hip in June, telling Louisianans he cannot wait to “get back home.”
The White House on Wednesday issued a statement on President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump’s personal donation to relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey victims, detailing which organizations will receive money.
The fact-checking website Snopes, which has been cited on several media outlets including CNN and MSNBC, falsely suggested this week that Hurricane Katrina was the only cause of flooding to impact Louisiana.
President Donald Trump on Monday declared a state of emergency for Louisiana and ordered federal assistance to the state to help responders with disaster relief in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) is set to return to work when Congress reconvenes in September after the August recess concludes, according to a fellow Louisiana congressman.