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  1. Edwards' campaign war chest tops $3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Edwards' campaign war chest tops $3 million Gov. John Bel Edwards is Louisiana's only statewide elected Democrat. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/2lcAZSm BATON ROUGE - Gov. John Bel Edwards has built a $3.3 million campaign war chest during his first year in office, ammunition to fend off certain challenges for the Democratic governor in a decidedly red state when he runs for second term in 2019.

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  2. Budget bill adds colleges, prisons, K-12 to cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Budget bill adds colleges, prisons, K-12 to cuts Appropriations Chairman Cameron Henry's bill would withdraw about $75 million from the Rainy Day Fund. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/2lQIwpM House Appropriations Chairman Cameron Henry, R-Metairie, discusses budget with Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne before Wednesday's committee hearing.

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  3. Budget cut? Edwards' list appears to exaggerateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | The Town Talk

    What constitutes a budget cut? While the answer seemingly should be simple, like nearly anything else in the Louisiana Capitol, it depends on perspective. Budget cut? Edwards' list appears to exaggerate What constitutes a budget cut? While the answer seemingly should be simple, like nearly anything else in the Louisiana Capitol, it depends on perspective.

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  4. NewsSome U.S. crude oil reserves to be soldSome U.S. crude oil...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | The Town Talk

    The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded contracts to Shell Trading and Phillips 66 for 6.4 million barrels of crude oil stored in Strategic Petroleum Reserve sites, including one site in Acadiana. Some U.S. crude oil reserves to be sold The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded contracts to Shell Trading and Phillips 66 for 6.4 million barrels of crude oil stored in Strategic Petroleum Reserve sites, including one site in Acadiana.

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  5. Analysis: Budget-cut worries take hold in Louisiana, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Angela Lorio is tired of the begging, tired of the trips to the Louisiana Capitol to plead to shield the services that provide for her disabled son and so many others like him. But she's gearing up to do it aga Analysis: Budget-cut worries take hold in Louisiana, again Angela Lorio is tired of the begging, tired of the trips to the Louisiana Capitol to plead to shield the services that provide for her disabled son and so many others like him.

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  6. Governor: Cuts will be 'deep and painful'; no new taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Gov. John Bel Edwards said he will call a 10-day special session beginning Feb. 13 to close the midyear budget deficit. Governor: Cuts will be 'deep and painful'; no new taxes Gov. John Bel Edwards said he will call a 10-day special session beginning Feb. 13 to close the midyear budget deficit.

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  7. Gloria Steinem, left, and other women march in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Town Talk

    The emotions are complex driving hundreds of thousands of women, many first-time activists arriving on Greyhound buses from as far away as Miami and Baton Rouge, to march on Washington the day after Donald Trump's inauguration. Survey: Women will march in Washington, because it's still a man's world The emotions are complex driving hundreds of thousands of women, many first-time activists arriving on Greyhound buses from as far away as Miami and Baton Rouge, to march on Washington the day after Donald Trump's inauguration.

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  8. Dupre to enter NFL Draft; Tigers hosting top prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Town Talk

    LSU coach Ed Orgeron is hoping to flip Alabama commitment Chris Allen, who is from Baton Rouge, to LSU this weekend Dupre to enter NFL Draft; Tigers hosting top prospects LSU coach Ed Orgeron is hoping to flip Alabama commitment Chris Allen, who is from Baton Rouge, to LSU this weekend Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Dec 31, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; LSU Tigers wide receiver Malachi Dupre makes a catch for a first down as Louisville Cardinals cornerback Ronald Walker defends during the first quarter of an NCAA football game in the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl at Camping World Stadium.

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  9. 3rd Circuit: DOTD knew road where crash happened needed workRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Town Talk

    On the same day that Gov. John Bel Edwards said finding more money for Louisiana's roads and bridges would be difficult, the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeal upheld a ruling that said the state Department of Transportation and Development knew it wasn't maintaining a section of road properly. Edwards on Wednesday said that it would be "very difficult" for legislators to find the $700 million for the state's roads and bridges that had been recommended by a task force he organized.

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  10. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Bottom line: State has $313M budget hole Economist says Louisiana has lost 26,000 jobs since December 2014 employment peak. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/2it7WKs LSU economist Jim Richardson and Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, go over grim budget numbers at the Revenue Estimating Conference Friday.

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  11. LouisianaEdwards wants higher education stability, but more cuts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Town Talk

    Gov. John Bel Edwards vowed Wednesday that he won't allow the budget "to be balanced on the backs of our students," while later acknowledging that's more of a long-term aspiration than a pledge he can immediately fulfill. Edwards wants higher education stability, but more cuts loom Gov. John Bel Edwards vowed Wednesday that he won't allow the budget "to be balanced on the backs of our students," while later acknowledging that's more of a long-term aspiration than a pledge he can immediately fulfill.

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