1230 PM LRN News

The ongoing controversy involving House Education Chairman Ray Garofalo, whose comments about slavery ignited a firestorm, results in today’s meeting of his committee being called off. Garofalo says this morning Speaker Clay Schexnayder told him he was still Chairman, but when he told Shexnayder he was going to chair today’s meeting, Schexnayder said no you’re not.

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Garofalo ultimately went to chair the meeting, but it was called off after 45 minutes when only one member showed up.

Governor Edwards says video of the Ronald Greene arrest shows State Police troopers acting unprofessionally and not conducting themselves as law enforcement officers should…

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A House bill to study domestic violence fatalities in Louisiana is set to be heard today on the House floor. Brooke Thorington has more.

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