Kennedy, a vocal critic of Louisiana’s 2017 criminal justice reform measures, has voiced concern about the bipartisan bill, which would change some sentencing laws to lower the mandatory minimum sentences for certain offenses and make thousands of federal prisoners eligible for early release.
Early voting for the 2018 midterm elections begins this week in Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas. Use the early voting guide below to find out dates, times, and locations for early voting in your county.
U.S. Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., is certain that sexual assault allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh aren’t true – an opinion he says is reinforced by the F.B.I.’s report on its investigation into the accusations.
The Shreveport City Marshal's office has identified the deputy who shot a man during a fight with a police officer. Deputy Marshal Derrek Brown shot the suspect, identified as Bobby Wallace, after Wallace allegedly punched a Shreveport police officer on Thursday in the city's Sunset Acres neighborhood. Brown has been with the Marshal's office since 2011, according to officials. It all began Thursday morning at a home in the 2700 block of Sunnybrook Street. Shreveport City Mar...