LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Supporters of proposals to overhaul Arkansas' redistricting process, create “ranked choice" voting for most offices and allow more casinos submitted thousands of signatures Monday, despite a global pandemic that initiative campaigns say hampered petition efforts. Read more

"Today is not only the start of a new Regular Session. It’s the beginning of a new chapter for Louisiana. For myself, it is the start of my second term as governor, during which time I will continue to put Louisiana first and advance priorities that are important to the people of this state," the governor said. Read more

SHREVEPORT, La. - In our final political special of this election cycle, we preview the upcoming visit to Bossier City by President Donald Trump in support of Eddie Rispone (R). Rispone faces incumbent Gov. John Bel Edwards (D) in a heated runoff election. Read more

As the race for the Louisiana governor's office is narrows down, the remaining candidates have wasted no time churning out new televised attack ads. This Truth Test examines a spot paid for by Democrat John Bel Edwards' campaign. Read more