I expected a few misdirected, angry tweets targeting me, the wrong Scott Walker, but last night was unlike any other for me on social media.
Governor determined to fully fund TOPS, health care, K-12 education, and higher education BATON ROUGE – Today, Governor John Bel Edwards issued the call, or agenda, for a second special session of the Louisiana Legislature to address the remaining $600 million budget shortfall for the fiscal year that begins on July 1, 2016. The […]
Council President Jason Williams implements rules and procedures for public comment on Monuments Ordinance
The “Monuments Ordinance,” will be heard at the Thursday, December 17 Special City Council Meeting at 10 a.m. Here are the rules and procedures, set by Council President Jason Williams: – Comments will be limited to 30 minutes per side. – Each speaker will receive 2 minutes to speak. – No one will be allowed […]
According to a media release from the New Orleans City Council, the “Monuments Ordinance” will be heard on Thursday by the Committee of the Whole following the regular Council meeting. The Committee of the Whole will convene no earlier than 2:00 p.m. In addition, a Special City Council Meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. […]
“Justice has been served for the wrongdoing committed, and this matter can finally be put behind us,” he said. “The biggest tragedy in this day is that it is a reminder of the corrosion of trust and misuse of power that are counter to the ideals of public service. I pray for my city, and […]