LSU Manship School News Service

June 29, 2020

$250 stipend headed to front-line workers during COVID-19

By Kathleen Peppo, LSU Manship School News Service   BATON ROUGE–Legislators voted Monday to provide one-time payments of $250 to front-line workers during the COVID-19 stay-at-home […]
June 25, 2020

Three resolutions related to unemployment benefits failed in House committee

By Kathleen Peppo, LSU Manship School News Service   BATON ROUGE–A House committee on Thursday shot down three resolutions related to unemployment benefits as members debated […]
June 24, 2020

Senate committee passes a version of the State’s budget

By Catherine Hunt, LSU Manship School News Service   BATON ROUGE–A Senate committee on Wednesday passed a version of the state’s budget for the upcoming fiscal […]
June 24, 2020

Racially charged debate ensues on the House floor over a task force on policing, removing George Floyd’s name from resolution

By Kathleen Peppo, LSU Manship School News Service   BATON ROUGE–A racially charged debate on the House floor about a resolution to establish a task force […]