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New Orleans was spared the worst effects of the storm that weakened from hurricane status.
The strengthening storm is expected to blow ashore early Saturday near Morgan City as the first hurricane of the season.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards warned that there could be “a considerable amount of overtopping” of levees.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, who just signed a harsh anti-abortion law, is holding a fundraiser for Jim Hood, a Mississippi gubernatorial candidate.
The Democratic governor is the latest to sign a "fetal heartbeat" bill.
John Bel Edwards joined disgruntled Saints fans in boycotting the big game with a super-snide tweet.
The senator's decision is good news for Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards.
The measure’s passage is a significant victory for voting rights advocates.
The state’s Department of Health is sending out notices to 37,000 Medicaid recipients, warning them of a possible loss of benefits because of budget cuts.
He's wishing for what is "essentially slavery," the ACLU said.
"Legislation should receive consideration under regular order, including hearings in health committees and input from the appropriate health-related parties," reads the letter.
At least 13 people have died as a result of the flooding.