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Gov. Edwards' campaign ad criticizes Jindal-era budgets he supported, takes credit for programs he proposed to cut

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, well into his campaign for a second term, makes a number claims in his recent ad "Surplus" that don't stand up to fact checking.

Excessive tort litigation costing Shreveport-Bossier area economy millions, reform advocates say

Excessive tort litigation is taking a deep bite out of the Shreveport-Bossier area's economy, which would benefit from reforms, a grassroots organization that advocates for tort reform said in a recent news release.

Excessive tort litigation costing Baton Rouge area economy millions, reform advocates say

Excessive tort litigation is taking a deep bite out of the Baton Rouge area's economy, which would benefit from reforms, a grassroots organization that advocates for tort reform said in a recent news release.

Excessive tort litigation costing Lafayette area economy millions, reform advocates say

Excessive tort litigation is taking a deep bite out of the Lafayette area's economy, which would benefit from reforms, a grassroots organization that advocates for tort reform said in a recent news release.

Excessive tort litigation costing New Orleans area economy millions, reform advocates say

Excessive tort litigation is taking a deep bite out of the New Orleans area's economy, which would benefit from reforms, a grassroots organization that advocates for tort reform said in a recent news release.

New Orleans' Grow Dat Youth Farm among 'Renewal Awards' finalists

A New Orleans-based group that encourages cooperative gardening for "a more just and sustainable food system" is one of 15 nonprofits in the U.S. selected to be finalists in The Atlantic and Allstate's "The Renewal Awards," according to a recent press release.

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