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  1. Lawmakers vote to spend $28M from state 'rainy day' fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Town Talk

    State lawmakers have agreed to use $28.2 million from Louisiana's "rainy day" fund to help rebalance this year's budget. Lawmakers vote to spend $28M from state 'rainy day' fund State lawmakers have agreed to use $28.2 million from Louisiana's "rainy day" fund to help rebalance this year's budget.

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  2. Senators seek plan to expand Louisiana's Medicaid programRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Town Talk

    State senators are asking Louisiana's health department to draw up a Medicaid expansion proposal within weeks, as they ready for a new governor who wants to tap into that provision of the federal health care la Senators seek plan to expand Louisiana's Medicaid program State senators are asking Louisiana's health department to draw up a Medicaid expansion proposal within weeks, as they ready for a new governor who wants to tap into that provision of the federal health care la Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: BATON ROUGE - State senators are asking Louisiana's health department to draw up a Medicaid expansion proposal within weeks, as they ready for a new governor who wants to tap into that provision of the federal health care law.

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  3. Analysis: Super PACs multiply in latest Louisiana electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Many of the thousands of attack ads aired on TV channels across Louisiana this last election cycle came from outside groups trying to influence the races, rather than the candidates themselves. Analysis: Super PACs multiply in latest Louisiana elections Many of the thousands of attack ads aired on TV channels across Louisiana this last election cycle came from outside groups trying to influence the races, rather than the candidates themselves.

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  4. Edwards: Voters gave me mandate; Legislature will listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Edwards: Voters gave me mandate; Legislature will listen Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards will take office Jan. 11. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: BATON ROUGE - Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards is still commuting from his Tangipahoa Parish home to Kirby Smith Hall on the LSU campus, where the transition team has staked out the 12th floor. "I want to keep things as normal as I can for the family during the transition," Edwards said in an interview with Gannett Louisiana this week.

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  5. NewsAudit: Millions in equipment missing from LSU hospitalsAudit:...Read the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Nearly $6 million in state-owned hospital equipment can't be located, and millions more bought for the recently opened New Orleans public hospital hasn't been tracked properly, according to an audit released Mo Audit: Millions in equipment missing from LSU hospitals Nearly $6 million in state-owned hospital equipment can't be located, and millions more bought for the recently opened New Orleans public hospital hasn't been tracked properly, according to an audit released Mo Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: BATON ROUGE - Nearly $6 million in state-owned hospital equipment can't be located, and millions more bought for the recently opened New Orleans public hospital hasn't been tracked properly, according to an audit released Monday.

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  6. Local teacher named Recreator of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Local teacher named Recreator of the Year Teacher's work in and outside of the classroom has earned her a state title. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The Louisiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance named Phoenix Magnet Elementary teacher Teresa Guillot the 2015 Recreator of the Year.

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  7. Lsu Ad Joe Alleva: 'Miles will be our coach'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | The Town Talk

    LSU athletic director Joe Alleva says "Les Miles is our football coach and will continue to be our coach" after 19-7 win LSU AD Joe Alleva: 'Miles will be our coach' LSU athletic director Joe Alleva says "Les Miles is our football coach and will continue to be our coach" after 19-7 win Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: LSU head coach Les Miles is carried off the field after an NCAA college football game against Texas A&M in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015. LSU won 19-7.

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  8. Want a job with Gov.-elect Edwards? Here's how toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Want a job with Gov.-elect Edwards? Here's how to apply Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo is one of six co-chairmen of Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards' transition team. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: http://tnsne.ws/1jjZSsE Monroe Mayor Jamie Mayo, the only one of six co-chairmen of Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards' transition team from northern Louisiana, said the group's first meeting in Baton Rouge was focused on fleshing out appointments to transition policy committees tasked to assess operations in critical state departments.

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  9. Billy Cannon book signing date announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Billy Cannon book signing date announced Guests attending the book signing for "Billy Cannon: The Long, Long Run" will get free admission to the museum. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: LSU football great Billy Cannon, the 1959 Heisman Trophy winner, will be the featured guest from noon to 3 p.m. Dec. 12 for a book signing event at the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum.

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  10. Nutcracker to 'bring in Christmas' for CenlaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Nutcracker to 'bring in Christmas' for Cenla "That's just how we bring in Christmas." Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Preparations for the only way youth with the Red River Dance Theatre Company know how to start their Christmas season begin every August.

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  11. Lady Tigers taking - revenge tour' to TulaneRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2015 | The Town Talk

    LSU is 3-1 on the year and has already avenged last season's losses to Little Rock and Long Beach State. Lady Tigers taking 'revenge tour' to Tulane LSU is 3-1 on the year and has already avenged last season's losses to Little Rock and Long Beach State.

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  12. Perfect storm offers new leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Perfect storm offers new leadership John Bel Edwards offers chance for bi-partisan cooperation, coalition government Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: A perfect storm put John Bel Edwards in the Governor's Mansion, and David Vitter was the ill wind that got that storm brewing. There were other factors, too, of course: Gov. Bobby Jindal's lackluster, mailed-it-in second term diminished the value of being a Louisiana Republican; Draconian cuts to health care and especially to higher education were always unpopular here; and the Democrat himself was an appealing, centrist candidate with a military background and a squeaky clean record.

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  13. LsuWalking Dead: Will 2 be enough for Miles to keep job?Walking Dead: ...Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | The Town Talk

    LSU Board of Supervisors member says 2 wins may not be enough for LSU coach Les Miles to keep his job. Walking Dead: Will 2 be enough for Miles to keep job? LSU Board of Supervisors member says 2 wins may not be enough for LSU coach Les Miles to keep his job.

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  14. LsuHawthorne returns to announce LSU basketball gameHawthorne returns ...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Hawthorne returns to announce LSU basketball game Voice of LSU Jim Hawthorne is back after a medical procedure and will broadcast Tigers-South Alabama basketball game. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: BATON ROUGE - The Voice of LSU, Jim Hawthorne, will do the play-by-play of a LSU sporting event for the first time Thursday since having a medical procedure last month.

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  15. LsuLSU passed more than it ran SaturdayLSU passed more than it ran...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Town Talk

    For the first time in more than two years, LSU threw more than it passed in a game Saturday in the loss to Arkansas. LSU passed more than it ran Saturday For the first time in more than two years, LSU threw more than it passed in a game Saturday in the loss to Arkansas.

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  16. SportsCannon's Tuesday Hall of Fame event postponedCannon's Tuesday...Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Cannon's Tuesday Hall of Fame event postponed The risk of severe weather has forced the postponement of Tuesday evening's scheduled appearance. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: NATCHITOCHES - The risk of severe weather and forecast of heavy rain and thunderstorms Tuesday has forced the postponement of Tuesday evening's scheduled appearance by the legendary Billy Cannon at the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum.

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  17. 30-day tax amnesty period opens todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Louisiana's latest tax amnesty period has started, giving delinquent taxpayers time to pay what they owe with fewer penalties and interest than they would otherwise be charged. 30-day tax amnesty period opens today Louisiana's latest tax amnesty period has started, giving delinquent taxpayers time to pay what they owe with fewer penalties and interest than they would otherwise be charged.

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  18. Vitter lags behind Edwards in fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Democrat John Bel Edwards is outraising Republican rival David Vitter in the Louisiana governor's race runoff campaign, as Edwards remains the surprise front-runner in the election. Vitter lags behind Edwards in fundraising Democrat John Bel Edwards is outraising Republican rival David Vitter in the Louisiana governor's race runoff campaign, as Edwards remains the surprise front-runner in the election.

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  19. $4.1M spent on TV ads in Louisiana runoff so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Spending on TV political ads in Louisiana's runoff campaign has topped $4 million, with more than a week remaining before the Nov. 21 election. $4.1M spent on TV ads in Louisiana runoff so far Spending on TV political ads in Louisiana's runoff campaign has topped $4 million, with more than a week remaining before the Nov. 21 election.

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  20. Edwards in Cenla: 'We take nothing for granted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | The Town Talk

    Edwards in Cenla: 'We take nothing for granted' John Bel Edwards met with about 150 supporters during a fundraiser in Alexandria on Thursday. Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Bel Edwards addresses supporters at a fundraiser Thursday in Alexandria.In the center is his wife, Donna.

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