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The Advocate
Livingston School Board to consider proposed school calendar that would have classes starting on Aug. 4Livingston — Students at Livingston Parish’s public schools could begin classes
Livingston School Board to consider proposed school calendar that would have classes starting on Aug. 4
The Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
Livingston — Students at Livingston Parish’s public schools could begin classes next school year in the first week of August. During Thursday’s School Board meeting, officials were presented with a proposed schedule for the 2016-17 school year. It... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Finding Funds to Widen the Freeway from Carpinteria to MontecitoYears of work to widen Highway 101 have a new chapter taking place with several
Finding Funds to Widen the Freeway from Carpinteria to Montecito
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 20 hours ago
Years of work to widen Highway 101 have a new chapter taking place with several local leaders now on the ground in Washington D.C. working to find federal funding. They hope that money, along with state and local financing will pay for the final... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Revenue Estimating Conference increases estimated immediate La. budget gap to $870MOn Wednesday, the Revenue Estimating Conference (REC) forecasted a bigger budge
Revenue Estimating Conference increases estimated immediate La. budget gap to $870M
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted yesterday
On Wednesday, the Revenue Estimating Conference (REC) forecasted a bigger budget gap than first estimated. The group adjusted the forecast for rest of this fiscal year and is now anticipating a deficit of $870 million. The initial estimate was $750... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Local Leaders Looking for Federal Highway Funds In PersonEven with technology moving meetings along faster than ever, face to face meeti
Local Leaders Looking for Federal Highway Funds In Person
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 days ago
Even with technology moving meetings along faster than ever, face to face meetings still matter. Santa Barbara County leaders are off to Washington D.C. to discuss millions of dollars in funding for a badly needed freeway widening project. Gregg... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Deeper cuts to higher ed, health care aren't solution to budget I don't want to mince words — Louisiana is in a budget crisis. After eight ye
Deeper cuts to higher ed, health care aren't solution to budget
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
I don't want to mince words — Louisiana is in a budget crisis. After eight years of dishonest budgeting, our state is facing a $750 million shortfall for this fiscal year and an... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Deeper cuts to higher ed, health care aren't solution to budget I don't want to mince words — Louisiana is in a budget crisis. After eight ye
Deeper cuts to higher ed, health care aren't solution to budget
Southwest Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
I don't want to mince words — Louisiana is in a budget crisis. After eight years of dishonest budgeting, our state is facing a $750 million shortfall for this fiscal year and an... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Harford personnel board rules against ex-employees bid for new county jobsThe Harford County Personnel Advisory Board has denied a bid by two former empl
Harford personnel board rules against ex-employees bid for new county jobs
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
The Harford County Personnel Advisory Board has denied a bid by two former employees of the defunct Division of Environmental Services to regain county government employment. They were terminated last year after solid waste and landfill services were... Read more
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The Advocate
Livingston School Board to consider proposed school calendar that would have classes starting on Aug. 4Livingston — Students at Livingston Parish’s public schools could begin classes
Livingston School Board to consider proposed school calendar that would have classes starting on Aug. 4
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Livingston — Students at Livingston Parish’s public schools could begin classes next school year in the first week of August. During Thursday’s School Board meeting, officials were presented with a proposed schedule for the 2016-17 school year. It... Read more
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The Advocate
Aldermen support plans for new schoolSpringfield — Members of the Springfield Board of Aldermen voiced their support
Aldermen support plans for new school
The Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
Springfield — Members of the Springfield Board of Aldermen voiced their support for the construction of a new high school during their most recent meeting. Members of a citizen’s group, The Springfield School Expansion Project, presented plans for... Read more
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The Advocate
Iran nuclear deal expected to hold down oil prices but not send them tumbling once againThe nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers likely will put a lid on oil
Iran nuclear deal expected to hold down oil prices but not send them tumbling once again
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
The nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers likely will put a lid on oil prices for the foreseeable future, industry analysts and regional economists said Tuesday. Therefore, they said, an expected rebound in prices, which some had figured... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Louisiana’s hangover: Facing the fiscal messMost hangovers last a few hours, maybe a day. Or two. That's not the case with
Louisiana’s hangover: Facing the fiscal mess
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted a month ago
Most hangovers last a few hours, maybe a day. Or two. That's not the case with Louisiana's fiscal hangover. Former Gov. Bobby Jindal and state lawmakers binged for too long on budgetary gimmicks and corporate giveaways that ultimately gutted higher... Read more

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