12:30 LRN Newscast May 20

President Biden has signed the FAA Reauthorization Bill. Baton Rouge Congressman Garret Graves had a major part in crafting the legislation. He says it’s good news for Louisiana travelers. The bill focuses on improving the overall experience for airline customers, he says that means everything from baggage claim to air traffic control.

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Two weeks are left in the legislative session and one of the biggest unknowns is will lawmakers will pass a bill to hold a Constitutional Convention in August. Details of the convention have yet to be made public.  Political analyst Bernie Pinsonat says the bill is awaiting a vote in Senate Governmental Affairs…

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Lawmakers are looking for specifics on what the exact proposed changes to the constitution will be

LSU women’s basketball has a new assistant coach with a familiar face. Mel Bridges has more.

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