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5 min ago | WireNews+Co
The National Flood Insurance Program is currently careening down an unsustainable path, leaving the government prey to colossal potential losses, according to the head of the agency running According to Craig Fugate, Head Administrator at FEMA , the insurance program is currently costing the US, roughly $1 trillion in assets.
4 hrs ago | Government Executive
The Senate failed Thursday to write the White House a $3.57 billion check to address the crisis at the border, Western wildfires, and Israel's missile defense system.
8 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West
Lawyers for people who say their homes were wrecked by defective drywall made in China have filed a new lawsuit against the manufacturers and a new defendant - the Chinese Cabinet agency that oversees the country's biggest state-owned companies.
12 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Traffic was the hot topic at Westlake City Hall Thursday as the Westlake Police Department informed citizens on changes to cope with the massive expansion of Sasol.
The Dec. 6 ballot in East Baton Rouge Parish has the potential to be a packed one.
WASHINGTON Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu was among two dozen U.S. senators who flew taxpayer-funded charter airplanes to, from or around their home state last year at a total cost of just under $1 million, according to a USA Today analysis of Senate spending records compiled by the nonpartisan Sunlight Foundation.
With fewer than 100 days until the mid-term Congressional and local elections, it's no surprise that more than a few candidates and elected officials turned out Sunday for brunch and hobnobbing with Congressman Cedric Richmond.
If recent polls are any indication, Louisiana voters are not too keen on any of the choices for U.S. Senator in the coming fall election.
"Your plan is whining. Your plan is suing the president and using taxpayer dollars," Eshoo said to Republicans during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing as lawmakers debated a proposal by Representative Greg Cassidy to allow people to keep purchasing group plans currently available.
A series of management failures at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services led to the botched rollout of Healthcare.gov and $840 million in costs, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.
The lawsuit was filed Wednesday, two weeks after U.S. District Judge Eldon Fallon held Taishan Gypsum Co.
A total 11 Senate Republicans-including Sen. Marco Rubio -crossed the aisle to vote to advance Senate Democrats' border spending bill.
WASHINGTON - The deadline has come and gone for the Army to comply with an Environmental Protection Agency ruling that denied appeal of its decision to lay Camp Minden clean-up responsibility of millions of pounds of M6 propellant on the Army.
A Senate measure to deal with the historic influx of illegal immigrants entering the United States from Central American cleared a key procedural hurdle Wednesday morning, providing a glimmer of hope that Congress could still fulfill President Obama's request for emergency funding to deal with the crisis before adjourning Friday for the start of a ... (more)
Family Research Council President and former Louisiana House member Tony Perkins endorsed Rob Maness in the Louisiana's U.S. Senate race Monday , potentially boosting the candidate's credentials among social conservatives.
Louisiana lawmakers said federal agencies have been slow to act on a law that steers money to Gulf Coast states to help them recover from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 06:20 pm
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