11:30 LRN Newscast February 25th

Colonel Mike Edmonson has no plans to resign even though U-S Senator John Kennedy is calling on the head of the L-S-P to step down as result of four troopers charging the state overtime and hotel expenses while taking a side trip to Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon. Edmonson says Kennedy doesn’t have the facts
cut 13 (08) “…those changes”
The governor has auditors within the Division of Administration looking into the incident and Edmonson state State Police is conducting its own review
Kennedy says if Governor Edwards wants to restore taxpayer confidence he’ll call in the legislative auditor to perform an independent investigation…
cut 16 (10) “…the truth”

Representative Clay Higgins of Louisiana’s 3rd Congressional District has been appointed to a task force to stop terrorists from entering the country. Halen Doughty has more…
Voicer (27) “I’m Halen Doughty”

Tomorrow Governor Edwards will meet with US Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price to discuss Medicaid expansion. His Communications Director Richard Carbo says Edwards will have a chance to tell Price about the impact expanding the Medicaid program has had on the Bayou State.:
Cut 6 (08) “on July 1″
The meeting comes amid discussions about repealing the Affordable Care Act.