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Raw Story
Why attacking a police officer should not be a hate crimeI hope adding police to the Louisiana hate crimes statute helps deter that kind
Why attacking a police officer should not be a hate crime
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
I hope adding police to the Louisiana hate crimes statute helps deter that kind of despicable activity,” said State Rep. Lance Harris about the Baton Rouge shooting and the five officers killed in Dallas. In both Dallas and Baton Rouge, the... Read more
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USA Today
La. lawmaker: Law takes aim at those who target policethe state’s new "Blue Lives Matter" law gives pause to those who would target p
La. lawmaker: Law takes aim at those who target police
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
the state’s new "Blue Lives Matter" law gives pause to those who would target police for violence. Republican state Rep. Lance Harris’ law, which was supported and signed by Gov. John Bel Edwards, doesn't go into effect until Aug. 1, but it... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Edwards defends 'Blue Lives Matter' lawto ignore it." Edwards, who comes from four generations of sheriffs in Tangipa
Edwards defends 'Blue Lives Matter' law
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
to ignore it." Edwards, who comes from four generations of sheriffs in Tangipahoa Parish, signed what became known Rep. Lance Harris' "Blue Lives Matter" bill in May that made violence against police a hate crime. "I don't see anything... Read more
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USA Today
La. gov. defends 'Blue Lives Matter' lawto ignore it." Edwards, who comes from four generations of sheriffs in Tangipa
La. gov. defends 'Blue Lives Matter' law
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
to ignore it." Edwards, who comes from four generations of sheriffs in Tangipahoa Parish, signed what became known Rep. Lance Harris' "Blue Lives Matter" bill in May that made violence against police a hate crime. "I don't see anything... Read more
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The Advocate
Good idea gone awry? How term limits impact sessions of Louisiana Legislaturethey don’t know what’s going on at the State Capitol, it’s that they know what’
Good idea gone awry? How term limits impact sessions of Louisiana Legislature
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
they don’t know what’s going on at the State Capitol, it’s that they know what’s going on back home,” Pinsonat said. Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, agreed. As head of the House Republican caucus, Harris was in on most of the budget... Read more
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The Advocate
Good idea gone awry? How term limits impact sessions of Louisiana Legislaturethey don’t know what’s going on at the State Capitol, it’s that they know what’
Good idea gone awry? How term limits impact sessions of Louisiana Legislature
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
they don’t know what’s going on at the State Capitol, it’s that they know what’s going on back home,” Pinsonat said. Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, agreed. As head of the House Republican caucus, Harris was in on most of the budget... Read more
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The Advocate
What now? Louisiana legislators ‘kick the can’ on budget, taxes to next yearwas that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive refor
What now? Louisiana legislators ‘kick the can’ on budget, taxes to next year
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
was that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive reform but not piecemeal measures,” state Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the Republican House Caucus, said in comments echoed by other conservative... Read more
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The Advocate
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s $600 million tax overhaulwas that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive refor
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s $600 million tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
was that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive reform but not piecemeal measures,” state Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the Republican House Caucus, said in comments echoed by other conservative... Read more
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The Advocate
Think tanks: Louisiana’s future looks murkyto veto, setting up the political narrative for the next few months: House Repu
Think tanks: Louisiana’s future looks murky
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
to veto, setting up the political narrative for the next few months: House Republicans fully funded TOPS. Alexandria Rep. Lance Harris said pretty much that in an impassioned speech, during which the head of the House Republican caucus also blamed... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaulwas that the changes should be made holistically. "We need comprehensive refor
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaul
The Houma Courier / Posted 30 days ago
was that the changes should be made holistically. "We need comprehensive reform but not piecemeal measures," state Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the Republican House Caucus, said in comments echoed by other conservative... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaulwas that the changes should be made holistically. "We need comprehensive refor
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year's tax overhaul
The Daily Comet / Posted 30 days ago
was that the changes should be made holistically. "We need comprehensive reform but not piecemeal measures," state Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the Republican House Caucus, said in comments echoed by other conservative... Read more
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The Advocate
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s tax overhaulwas that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive refor
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
was that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive reform but not piecemeal measures,” state Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the Republican House Caucus, said in comments echoed by other conservative... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year’s tax overhaulwas that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive refor
Louisiana legislators 'kick can' to next year’s tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
was that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive reform but not piecemeal measures,” state Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the Republican House Caucus, said in comments echoed by other conservative... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana legislators “kick can” to next year’s tax overhaulwas that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive refor
Louisiana legislators “kick can” to next year’s tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
was that the changes should be made holistically. “We need comprehensive reform but not piecemeal measures,” state Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the Republican House Caucus, said in comments echoed by other conservative... Read more
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The Advocate
Think tanks: La.’s future looks murkyto veto, setting up the political narrative for the next few months: House Repu
Think tanks: La.’s future looks murky
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
to veto, setting up the political narrative for the next few months: House Republicans fully funded TOPS. Alexandria Rep. Lance Harris said pretty much that in an impassioned speech, during which the head of the House Republican caucus also blamed... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana languishes as the pageant of partisan sniping continuesdidn’t raise the money necessary, which will visit “a year’s worth of pain on a
Louisiana languishes as the pageant of partisan sniping continues
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
didn’t raise the money necessary, which will visit “a year’s worth of pain on a lot of people for no reason,” he said. Lance Harris, who is Reynolds’ counterpart for House Republicans, will be tasked next spring with lining up votes among the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
La. Senate-House fight boils over in last hours of second special sessionI'm tired of the Senate always saying that we're jamming them. One of them even
La. Senate-House fight boils over in last hours of second special session
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 1 months ago
I'm tired of the Senate always saying that we're jamming them. One of them even said we're bullying them," said Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria. Harris leads the Republicans in the House. The feud extends beyond just partisan politics.... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
La. Senate-House fight boils over in last hours of second special sessionI'm tired of the Senate always saying that we're jamming them. One of them even
La. Senate-House fight boils over in last hours of second special session
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 1 months ago
I'm tired of the Senate always saying that we're jamming them. One of them even said we're bullying them," said Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria. Harris leads the Republicans in the House. The feud extends beyond just partisan politics.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
La. Senate-House fight boils over in last hours of second special sessionI'm tired of the Senate always saying that we're jamming them. One of them even
La. Senate-House fight boils over in last hours of second special session
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 1 months ago
I'm tired of the Senate always saying that we're jamming them. One of them even said we're bullying them," said Rep. Lance Harris, R-Alexandria. Harris leads the Republicans in the House. The feud extends beyond just partisan politics.... Read more
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The Advocate
Final day: Gov. John Bel Edwards making last-ditch effort to raise taxes for TOPS, schoolsyear’s second special session. How much they authorize in spending depends on w
Final day: Gov. John Bel Edwards making last-ditch effort to raise taxes for TOPS, schools
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
year’s second special session. How much they authorize in spending depends on whether they pass the tax bill. State Rep. Lance Harris, of Alexandria, who heads the House Republican caucus, said he has been checking members almost hourly and... Read more
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