Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | 9:30 a.m.
Louisiana State Capitol
House Committee Room 1
900 North Third St.
Baton Rouge, La.
Check back at a later date for the agenda.
Louisianans received good news this month, in the form of an announcement from the U.S. Department of Treasury that BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill fines will begin flowingto the Gulf Coast states impacted by the environmental catastrophe.
The state of Louisiana sued the Army Corps of Engineers Tuesday (Oct. 28) to force it to pay the full $3 billion cost of restoring wetlands destroyed during the maintenance and operation of the shuttered Mississippi River-Gulf Outlet navigation channel.
United States Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced a new partnership between USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation that will provide $40 million in investments to conservation programs at press briefing by the lakeshore in…
A man hailed as one of the first to show the rest of the country that the Louisiana cost was disappearing returned to see how quickly things have changed.